coolant

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cool·ant

 (ko͞o′lənt)
n.
An agent that produces cooling, especially a fluid that draws off heat by circulating through an engine or by bathing a mechanical part.

coolant

(ˈkuːlənt)
n
1. (Mechanical Engineering) a fluid used to cool a system or to transfer heat from one part of it to another
2. (Mechanical Engineering) a liquid, such as an emulsion of oil, water, and soft soap, used to lubricate and cool the workpiece and cutting tool during machining

cool•ant

(ˈku lənt)

n.
1. a substance, as a liquid or gas, used to reduce the temperature of a system below a specified value.
2. a lubricant that dissipates the heat caused by friction.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coolant - a fluid agent (gas or liquid) that produces cooling; especially one used to cool a system by transferring heat away from one part to another; "he added more coolant to the car's radiator"; "the atomic reactor used a gas coolant"; "lathe operators use an emulsion of oil and water as a coolant for the cutting tool"
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
fluid - a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure
Translations
fluide caloporteur

coolant

[ˈkuːlənt] N (Tech) → (líquido m) refrigerante m

coolant

[ˈkuːlənt] nliquide m de refroidissementcool bag nsac m isothermecool box nboîte f isotherme, glacière f

coolant

nKühlmittel nt

coolant

[ˈkuːlənt] n (Tech) → (liquido) refrigerante m
References in classic literature ?
He was the kindest of nurses, and at stated times took off the bandages, and steeped them in the cooling liquid that was kept ready, and put them on again, with a patient tenderness that I was deeply grateful for.
hydraulic oil hlp-46, l, oil hydraulic , -15- (), 10, , cooling liquid "tosol-40", l
And they worked with basic kitchen equipment, no sous vide in sight, no extreme cooling liquid nitrogen.
When tool life is too low, use huge amount of cooling liquid or not to cool if there is not enough cooling liquid
These couplings are used to link together flexible tubes that carry cooling liquid to individual servers and central manifolds on the server rack connected to central heat exchangers.
Active systems that circulate cooling liquid through a series of tubes built into a vest.
The AN/MPQ-53 radar's cooling liquid electron tube (CLET) can run low on coolant.
As the rotor resistance, and thus also the losses, increases with increasing temperature, it is held constant using a cooling liquid and is monitored using a thermal imaging camera.
The higher temperature cooling liquid offers better opportunities for heat reclaim (such as hot water heating or absorption cooling)
Industry-leading cooling efficiency is assured by employing Hardcore Computer's[R] dielectric (non-conductive) cooling liquid, CoreCoolant[TM].
where rollers carried steel sheets through flames as hot as 1100 degrees Celsius and then into a cooling liquid bath.
These thirsty plants could almost be heard supping up this clear, cooling liquid.