Definition of glovebox in English:


Line breaks: glove|box
Pronunciation: /ˈɡlʌvbɒks


1A glove compartment in a vehicle.
More example sentences
  • Storage is plentiful, with a variety of bins and a large glovebox in the interior.
  • There are also door bins, pockets and a roomy glovebox.
  • Even though it has a driver's airbag, the new model still has two gloveboxes, one on top and one underneath.
2A closed chamber with sealed-in gloves for handling radioactive or other hazardous material.
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  • Samples containing DHA were prepared under dark conditions in a glovebox with an argon atmosphere to control for oxidation.

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