refrigeration

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re·frig·er·ate

 (rĭ-frĭj′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. re·frig·er·at·ed, re·frig·er·at·ing, re·frig·er·ates
1. To cool or chill (a substance).
2. To preserve (food) by chilling.

[Latin refrīgerāre, refrīgerāt- : re-, re- + frīgerāre, to make cool (from frīgus, frīgor-, coldness).]

re·frig′er·a′tion n.
re·frig′er·a′tive, re·frig′er·a·to′ry (-ər-ə-tôr′ē) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.refrigeration - the process of cooling or freezing (e.g., food) for preservative purposesrefrigeration - the process of cooling or freezing (e.g., food) for preservative purposes
chilling, cooling, temperature reduction - the process of becoming cooler; a falling temperature
preservation - a process that saves organic substances from decay
2.refrigeration - deliberately lowering the body's temperature for therapeutic purposes; "refrigeration by immersing the patient's body in a cold bath"
therapy - (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.); "the quarterback is undergoing treatment for a knee injury"; "he tried every treatment the doctors suggested"; "heat therapy gave the best relief"
Translations
تَبْريد، حِفْظ في ثَلاجَه
zmražení
nedkøling
hûtés
kæling
zmrazenie
soğutma

refrigeration

[rɪˌfrɪdʒəˈreɪʃən] Nrefrigeración f

refrigeration

[rɪˌfrɪdʒəˈreɪʃən] nréfrigération f

refrigeration

n (= chilling)Kühlung f; (= freezing)Tiefkühlung f

refrigeration

[rɪˌfrɪdʒəˈreɪʃn] nrefrigerazione f

refrigerator

(rəˈfridʒəreitə) noun
(also fridge (fridʒ) . American also ˈicebox) a machine which keeps food cold and so prevents it from going bad: Milk should be kept in the refrigerator.
reˈfrigerate verb
to keep (food) cold to prevent it from going bad. Meat should be refrigerated.
reˌfrigeˈration noun

re·frig·er·a·tion

n. refrigeración, reducción del calor a una temperatura fría por medios externos.

refrigeration

n refrigeración f
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Contract Awarded for replace refridgeration pipework in airconditioning
Cellular cryobiology: thermodynamic and mechanical effects, International Journal of Refridgeration 24: 438-450.
It is thought he had been reaching for a stopcock in the refridgeration unit at the time and he fell between the gap.
THE BAKERY HAS ALL THE BEST EQUIPMENT YOU WOULD NEED, OVENS, MIXERS, REFRIDGERATION.