chiller


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chill·er

 (chĭl′ər)
n.
1. One that chills.
2. A frightening story, especially one involving violence, evil, or the supernatural; a thriller.

chiller

(ˈtʃɪlə)
n
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) informal short for spine-chiller
2. (Cookery) NZ a refrigerated storage area for meat

chill•er

(ˈtʃɪl ər)

n.
1. one that chills.
2. a frightening or suspenseful story or film.
3. a device for cooling or refrigerating.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chiller - excitation that makes your hair stand up or that chills your bones; "the movie was an old-fashioned hair-raiser"
excitation, excitement - something that agitates and arouses; "he looked forward to the excitements of the day"
Translations

chiller

[ˈtʃɪləʳ] N (= film) → película f de terror

chiller

[ˈtʃɪlər] n (= film) → film m d'épouvante (= book) → livre m d'épouvante

chiller

n (inf)Gruselgeschichte f; (= film)Gruselfilm m
References in classic literature ?
Dorothea had now been five weeks in Rome, and in the kindly mornings when autumn and winter seemed to go hand in hand like a happy aged couple one of whom would presently survive in chiller loneliness, she had driven about at first with Mr.
Cool-Therm states the new Turbomiser chiller, installed alongside two existing McQuay centrifugal chillers, operates around the clock, all year round, maximising savings.
Each single air cooled chiller that leaves the Trane Charmes factory will be tested in this new facility, ensuring that all components operate and perform in accordance with design specifications.
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If they want to install central Air-Conditioning system of 350 USRT to cool 105,000 sqft space by using water cooled electric chiller additional power of 385 ekW will be required to operate compressor of the chiller.
While the high efficiency screw chiller offers world-class efficiency with ARI standards coupled with optimised compressor design, the compact design is a smaller and lighter model compared to those of other major chiller manufacturers catering to restriction of space.
ISLAMABAD, 25 March , 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- The Capital Development Authority has planned to install another chiller in the Parliament House as two chillers already installed there would be unable to fulfil the growing needs in upcoming summer season, said a CDA official here Wednesday.
Chiller Services Dubai, the industry leader in chiller operation, maintenance and services, was recognized as the MEP 'Specialist Contractor of the Year' for the second consecutive year at the 2008 MEP Middle East Awards Gala held at the Mina Al Salam Hotel in Dubai this past week.
It allows significantly reduced water volumes to as little as 2litres/kW, which results in smaller tank sizes and footprint, allowing easier chiller installation.
Ice WM-S and WM-D Series watercooled chiller modules are engineered for industrial processing applications where an 85[degrees]F cooling water tower is available.
With chiller-priority discharge, storage only operates to satisfy the difference between the load requirement and the maximum chiller cooling capacity.
A steam absorber may be slightly less expensive than an electric chiller of the same cooling capacity.