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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.
Two larger air-cooled refrigeration chillers were specified to replace the original chillers.
Mokon, Buffalo, New York, USA, says it has expanded its line of Iceman portable chillers to deliver low-temperature process fluids as cold as -10[degrees]F (-23[degrees]C) on models up to 10 tons with both air-cooled and water-cooled condensing.
Summary: Johnson Controls today announced it will supply 18 York-branded YK Co K7 water-cooled centrifugal chillers to the Bahrain Bay project in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
In some situations, it is economical to employ a mix of chillers that are "powered" by electricity and natural gas (e.
Contract Notice: The chiller replacement project includes:-- De-commission three chillers and safe removal of refrigerant- Craning old chillers from the roof and craning new chiller units onto the roof- Modifications to existing support steelwork for new chillers and new equipment isolation- Modifications to the existing pipework and valves including the fitting of new Automatic flow control valves to each chiller- Supply and Installation of a storage buffer vessel into the chilled water pipework system- Fitting of CW variable speed pumps- Electrical work required for new chillers and pumps- Changing the existing control valves for 2 port valves on the LTHW heating and CW cooling to the two AHU~s serving the building galleries.
AB Systems has introduced a new range of base level 'plug and play' chillers to the UK market.
He arrives on site, makes a quick assessment of why the chillers may be off-line and, if he thinks the problems lies with the chiller plant management system or the BAS, eliminates the problem by disconnecting the external control system.
Overall, we required more efficiency from the chillers and the pumps," says Brian Kirkpatrick, director of infrastructure operations at Waste Management.
introduced the NQV Series portable chillers at NPE2015, touting their use of a variable-frequency drive (VFD) on the compressor, a first for portable chillers in plastics, the company maintains.
com/research/23tr4q/absorption) has announced the addition of the "Absorption Chillers - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.
Promising more accurate temperature control and long-term reliability, new ESE series EarthSmart[TM] central chillers from Conair give plastics processors the flexibility to start with one chiller and expand to a plant-wide multiple chiller system operated by a single controller.