cooler

[ koo-ler ]
/ ˈku lər /

noun

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Origin of cooler

First recorded in 1565–75; cool + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for cooler

cooler
/ (ˈkuːlə) /

noun

a container, vessel, or apparatus for cooling, such as a heat exchanger
a slang word for prison
a drink consisting of wine, fruit juice, and carbonated water
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