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glove compartment

noun
1.
a compartment in the dashboard of an automobile for storing small items.
Also called glove box.
Origin of glove compartment
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40
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glove compartment

noun
1.
a small compartment in a car dashboard for the storage of miscellaneous articles
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