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(mechanical engineering)
An insulated, cooled compartment.

What does it mean when you dream about a refrigerator?

A refrigerator can represent a nurturing of the spirit as well as sustenance for the body. Opening the refrigerator door and standing there looking in and seeing the refrigerator amply supplied, without having to partake from it, many times reassures a person that what he or she seeks is really there for the taking.


A container and a means of cooling it, such as a commercial refrigerator, service refrigerator, etc.
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Under the new rules, a typical 22-cubic-foot refrigerator-freezer with automatic defrosting will use about 535 kilowatt-hours a year, down 30 percent from 767 kilowatt-hours for an average model now.
WASHINGTON-Appliance manufacturers would get tax credits of a maximum $60 million each for producing super energy-efficient clothes washers and refrigerator-freezers, under an agreement revealed last week among industry members, the Clinton administration, environmental groups and utilities.
With white goods meant primarily stoves, refrigerators, freezers, combined refrigerator-freezers, dishwashers, washers, dryers, dryer and vacuum cleaner.
Side-by-side refrigerator-freezers are slightly less efficient than freezer-top models because the large doors let in more warm air each time they're opened.