defroster


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de·frost·er

 (dē-frô′stər, -frŏs′tər)
n.
1. A heating device designed to remove frost or prevent its formation.
2. A device designed to thaw frozen goods.

defroster

(diːˈfrɒstə)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a device by which the de-icing process of a refrigerator is accelerated, usually by circulating the refrigerant without the expansion process

de•frost•er

(dɪˈfrɔ stər, -ˈfrɒs tər)

n.
1. a person or thing that defrosts.
2. defogger .
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.defroster - heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane)
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
Translations

defroster

[diːˈfrɒstəʳ] N (US) → descongelador m (Aut) → spray m antihielo

defroster

nDefroster m, → Entfroster m
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About precautionary measures, he said the people should maintain reasonable distance from other vehicles, never rush or speed, use caution at all times, adjust defroster and windshield wiper speed as necessary, use fog lights or driving lights, driving lights on low beam and contact NH and MP helpline 130 for guidance about road and weather conditions.
Request of Proposal for Supply Of Sensor Throttle Position, Carburator Assy, Defroster Kit
The HVAC duct design, the blower's speed and allowed air flow, and the panel or defroster vent and outlet designs all play a part in the character and amount of HVAC noise present in the cabin.
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It features new electric steering, electric front windows, a rear window defroster, height adjustable front seat belts, bluetooth connectivity, USB and auxiliary inputs, rear parking sensors, fog lights and 14-inch alloy wheels.
One nice touch is that even though they have decided to forego buttons, there is a series of chromed toggle switches on the dash for such things as the defroster and seat heaters.
As soon as I turn off the defroster and turn the switch to "heat,'' the engine runs smoothly again.
With a bowl cutter brine injector defroster dry coater and thermoformer on stand SC56 the GEA Food Solutions equipment at Gulfood Manufacturing represents the full range of preparation marination processing and packaging activities.
Use the defroster and windshield wipers for better visibility.
I put on the defroster and within five minutes, I could see life coming back into the snake
The company, Direct Line, says that such a huge sum is wasted by drivers leaving their cars to idle on the drive while the defroster does its work.
Diesel engine, manual transmission, power steering, leaf spring suspension, air brakes, auto folding passenger door, folding curtains, radio, sunvisor, defroster, one side luggage rack, and a 12,000W high power air-conditioner are among the features.