dethaw


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.dethaw - become or cause to become soft or liquiddethaw - become or cause to become soft or liquid; "The sun melted the ice"; "the ice thawed"; "the ice cream melted"; "The heat melted the wax"; "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"; "dethaw the meat"
deliquesce - melt or become liquid by absorbing moisture from the air; "this type of salt deliquesces easily"
defrost, deice, de-ice - make or become free of frost or ice; "Defrost the car window"
flux, liquify, liquefy - become liquid or fluid when heated; "the frozen fat liquefied"
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Pre-rigged ballyhoo packs are quick to grab and dethaw, ready to hit the water right from the pack.