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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
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4mW of cooling as back-up of its in-house chillers that will be taken off-line during a major refurbishing programme.
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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.