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[kohld-stawr, -stohr, -stawr, -stohr]
verb (used with object), cold-stored, cold-stor·ing.
  1. to store in cold storage.
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cold store

  1. a refrigerated compartment or building for keeping foods, furs, etc., in cold storage.
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Origin of cold store

First recorded in 1890–95; by back formation from cold storage
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of cold-store

  • The time during which soft fruit can be kept even in cold-store is limited, and does not exceed about six weeks.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5