coolgardie safe

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Coolgardie safe (kuːlˈɡɑːdɪ)
Sometimes shortened to: Coolgardie a cupboard with wetted hessian walls for keeping food cool: used esp in Australia
[named after Coolgardie, Western Australia, perhaps because of resemblance to cool and guard]

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