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ice bag

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noun
  1. a waterproof bag to be filled with ice and applied to the head or another part of the body to be cooled.
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Origin of ice bag

First recorded in 1880–85
Also called ice pack.
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Examples from the Web for ice bag

Historical Examples

  • Throwing aside the ice-bag, he looked around for his uniform.

    Quin

    Alice Hegan Rice

  • There should be only one thickness of the towel between the ice-bag and the head.

  • Angie will help me get the ice-bag and all the other things, in case you might not have them handy.

    The Stolen Singer

    Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger

  • He stalked to the bathroom for the ice-bag, down to the kitchen for ice.

    Babbitt

    Sinclair Lewis

  • At ten, while Carol was preparing an ice-bag in the kitchen, Miles answered a knock.

    Main Street

    Sinclair Lewis


British Dictionary definitions for ice bag

ice bag

noun
  1. a waterproof bag used as an ice pack
  2. a strong bag, usually made of canvas and equipped with two handles, used for carrying blocks of ice
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