Definitions for ice cream
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a frozen dessert made with cream or milk, sugar, flavoring, and sometimes eggs.
Origin of ice cream:
ice cream, icecream(noun)
frozen dessert containing cream and sugar and flavoring
A dessert made from frozen sweetened cream or a similar substance, usually flavoured.
A snack consisting of ice cream on a stick or in a wafer cone.
Origin: iced + cream
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A frozen dairy food made from cream or butterfat, milk, sugar, and flavorings. Frozen custard and French-type ice creams also contain eggs.