- a waterproof bag to be filled with ice and applied to the head or another part of the body to be cooled.
Origin of ice bag
First recorded in 1880–85
Also called ice pack.
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Examples from the Web for ice bag
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.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)
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
At ten, while Carol was preparing an ice-bag in the kitchen, Miles answered a knock.Main Street
- a waterproof bag used as an ice pack
- a strong bag, usually made of canvas and equipped with two handles, used for carrying blocks of ice
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