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An agent that produces cooling, especially a fluid that draws off heat by circulating through an engine or by bathing a mechanical part.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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.
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|Noun||1.||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
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coolant[ˈkuːlənt] N (Tech) → (líquido m) refrigerante m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
coolant[ˈkuːlənt] n → liquide m de refroidissementcool bag n → sac m isothermecool box n → boîte f isotherme, glacière f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Kühlmittel nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
coolant[ˈkuːlənt] n (Tech) → (liquido) refrigerante m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995