glove box Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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glove boxnoun [C]

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glove box noun [C] (IN A CAR)

glove box noun [C] (IN A LABORATORY)

specialized science a ​closedtransparentcontainer in which ​poisonous or radioactivesubstances can be ​touchedsafely using ​glovesattached to ​holes in one ​side of the ​container
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