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Meaning of “freezer” in the English Dictionary

"freezer" in British English

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freezernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfriː.zər/  us   /-zɚ/ (UK also deep freeze)
B1 a ​container, ​operated by ​electricity, that ​storesfood at a very ​coldtemperature so that it ​becomessolid and can be ​keptsafely for a ​longtime: a ​chest freezer

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(Definition of freezer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"freezer" in American English

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freezernoun [C]

 us   /ˈfri·zər/
an ​electricallypoweredcontainer or ​part of a ​refrigerator that ​freezesfoods so that they can be ​preservedsafely for a ​longtime: Put the ​steaks in the freezer.
(Definition of freezer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “freezer”
in Arabic ثَلاجة…
in Korean 냉동고…
in Portuguese freezer, congelador…
in Catalan congelador…
in Japanese 冷凍庫…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冷冻柜, 冰柜…
in Turkish derin dondurucu, dondurucu…
in Russian морозильная камера…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冷凍櫃, 冰櫃…
in Italian congelatore…
in Polish zamrażarka…
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