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cold frame

noun
1.
a bottomless, boxlike structure, usually covered with glass or transparent plastic, and the bed of earth that it covers, used to protect plants.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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British Dictionary definitions for cold-frame

cold frame

noun
1.
an unheated wooden frame with a glass top, used to protect young plants from the cold
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