cold room

cold room

A room where low temperatures are maintained; a refrigeration room.
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she hath scarce lain in a week, and there was she, this dreadful weather, in a cold room, without any curtains to her bed, and not a bushel of coals in her house to supply her with fire; her second son, that sweet little fellow, lies ill of a quinzy in the same bed with his mother; for there is no other bed in the house.
I began to grow vexed with him; it seemed so downright senseless and insane to be sitting there all day and half the night on his hams in a cold room, holding a piece of wood on his head.
His face was bright with the creative glow, though she shivered in the cold room and had been struck by the coldness of his hands at greeting.
If," she continued, as Minora made no reply appreciative of this suggestion, "you were to call unexpectedly, the bad luck which pursues the innocent would most likely make you hit on a washing-day, and the distracted mistress of the house would keep you waiting in the cold room so long while she changed her dress, that you would begin to fear you were to be left to perish from want and hunger; and when she did appear, would show by the bitterness of her welcoming smile the rage that was boiling in her heart.
Her mohair shawl I sold for drink, a present to her long ago, her own property, not mine; and we live in a cold room and she caught cold this winter and has begun coughing and spitting blood too.
Just a common block of firewood, one of those thick, solid logs that are put on the fire in winter to make cold rooms cozy and warm.
Products were manually picked from cold rooms and transported to ambient temperature areas to be sorted and or palletized and then returned to the cold room areas of the warehouse.
The main room also serves as the cold room, where clients can sit around the bar and relax after their shower or massage and drink herbal tea, eat a traditional lokum and chat or read the magazines on offer.
Last September, Viessmann became the first cold room manufacturer to offer antimicrobial powder coatings on its cold rooms.
As a result of increased client demand and contract wins, Biotec Services is increasing its controlled room temperature storage by 100% and its cold room storage by 400%.
Jean's family claim she was left overnight on a trolley in a cold room in the hospital without even being offered a hot drink.
The work described here focuses on a cold room in a supermarket.