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(Chemistry) a mixture of two substances, usually salt and ice, to give a temperature below 0°C
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|Noun||1.||freezing mixture - a mixture of substances (usually salt and ice) to obtain a temperature below the freezing point of water|
mixture - (chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)
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