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ice cube

a small cube of ice, as one made in a special tray in the freezing compartment of a refrigerator or by an ice-making machine.
Origin of ice cube
1915-20 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • War on Nyjord—that's like being an ice-cube specialist in hell.

    Planet of the Damned Harry Harrison
  • I did so, and stood by while she got a pitcher and emptied the ice-cube trays from the refrigerator into it.

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