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tr.v. pre·cooled, pre·cool·ing, pre·cools
To reduce the temperature of (produce or meat, for example) by artificial means before packaging or shipping.
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Adj.1.precooled - cooled in advance
cool - neither warm nor very cold; giving relief from heat; "a cool autumn day"; "a cool room"; "cool summer dresses"; "cool drinks"; "a cool breeze"
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Gardeners in Southern states without the prolonged cold weather we have must either purchase precooled bulbs, or hold them in refrigerated storage to induce the root growth necessary.
Rheology data at 1[degrees]C/min using precooled components.
In this study, the quality and antioxidant parameters were collected from 1-MCP treated, vacuum precooled, and control fruit.
The pellet was resuspended in 400 mL of 4[degrees]C precooled 0.5 M sucrose containing 10% glycerol, thoroughly shaked, centrifuged, and then discarded the supernatant.
The projects have involved the practical development of hydrogen fuelled, precooled air breathing rocket engines.
The precooled air is further cooled and dehumidified as it flows over the air conditioner's cooling coil.
An example of the PPG waveform in the ROI placed in the distal phalanx of the precooled finger is shown in Figure 2c.
In typical applications of integrated (7) waterside economizers for data centers, the return chilled water is precooled by the tower's condenser water, reducing the load on the chiller.
The authors interpreted the results in light of reduced thermoregulatory strain (21), decreased reliance on anaerobic energy production (22) and attenuated plasma volume reduction (16) in precooled condition.
The precooled fruit was manually graded and packed in polythene bags each containing 10 fruit.