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ice bag

noun

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


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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Word History and Origins

Origin of ice bag1

First recorded in 1880–85

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Example Sentences

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

An ice bag may be placed at the back of the neck, and another piece of ice held on the forehead at the root of the nose.

Her hair had been cut off after the first few months; her short curls were almost covered by the ice bag.

It is sometimes difficult to keep an ice-bag on an infant, in which case cold compresses should be applied.

A hot-water bottle may be put near its feet and an ice-bag or cold cloths should be kept on its head.

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