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refrigerator mother

A mother who is especially cold and distant toward her children. The "refrigerator mother" was once seen as a contributing factor in autistic children. I'm really trying to be more affectionate to my children, so as to not be seen as a refrigerator mother.
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French Door Refrigerator in Stainless Steel - $698.
The LG SIGNATURE Refrigerator offers 31 cubic feet and features a diffused reflection stainless steel body and scratch-resistant textured finish that makes for an impeccable exterior design, enhancing its minimalist style to the fullest.
ABSORPTION REFRIGERATORS, also known as gas refrigerators, LP gas fridges or propane gas fridges, are fridges that use LP gas to keep food cold.
A refrigerator is one of the most important appliances in the house as it stores the household's source of nourishment.
So according to the inside conditions chilled air can be delivered only to the refrigerator compartment or only to the freezer or both as required to offer superior cooling performance.
Under the home appliances going to the countryside policy gradually upgrade driven the third and fourth market for refrigerator products'demand structure in changing, rural consumer brand awareness and quality concept are rapidly, improved, large-capacity, appearance, preservation performance, energy saving, after-sale service and so on usage function demands are also improved, the price has not been the primary consideration when buying.
So, we have designed the new 617-litre side-by-side refrigerator to meet the customer's needs.
Whirlpool Corporation, the jury also found that an LG refrigerator patent is valid but does not cover the accused Whirlpool refrigerators.
Under the program, Appliance Distributors, a subcontractor, sends employees in a truck to a National Grid customer's home to remove the unwanted refrigerator or freezer and deliver it to the warehouse.
LG, a leading Korea-based consumer electronics and appliances provider, has launched a new large-capacity, eco-friendly, two-door refrigerator.
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NEW YORK -- Haier America, in its continued bid to push into the mass premium white goods space, will launch its first refrigerator drawer line in the second half of this year.
If that doesn't work, unplug the refrigerator and remove the icemaker (Photo 1) to make sure the water inlet at the back of the refrigerator isn't plugged with ice (just heat it with a hair dryer if it is).
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