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ice cube

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noun
  1. a small cube of ice, as one made in a special tray in the freezing compartment of a refrigerator or by an ice-making machine.

Origin of ice cube

First recorded in 1915–20
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Historical Examples

  • War on Nyjord—that's like being an ice-cube specialist in hell.

    Planet of the Damned

    Harry Harrison

  • I did so, and stood by while she got a pitcher and emptied the ice-cube trays from the refrigerator into it.