refrigerate


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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.

refrigerate

(rɪˈfrɪdʒəˌreɪt)
vb
to make or become frozen or cold, esp for preservative purposes; chill or freeze
[C16: from Latin refrīgerāre to make cold, from re- + frīgus cold]
reˌfrigerˈation n
reˈfrigerative adj
reˈfrigeratory adj, n

re•frig•er•ate

(rɪˈfrɪdʒ əˌreɪt)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to make or keep cold or cool, as for preservation.
[1525–35; < Latin refrīgerātus, past participle of refrīgerāre to make cool =re- re- + frīgerāre to make cool, derivative of frīgus cold; see -ate1]
re•frig`er•a′tion, n.

refrigerate


Past participle: refrigerated
Gerund: refrigerating

Imperative
refrigerate
refrigerate
Present
I refrigerate
you refrigerate
he/she/it refrigerates
we refrigerate
you refrigerate
they refrigerate
Preterite
I refrigerated
you refrigerated
he/she/it refrigerated
we refrigerated
you refrigerated
they refrigerated
Present Continuous
I am refrigerating
you are refrigerating
he/she/it is refrigerating
we are refrigerating
you are refrigerating
they are refrigerating
Present Perfect
I have refrigerated
you have refrigerated
he/she/it has refrigerated
we have refrigerated
you have refrigerated
they have refrigerated
Past Continuous
I was refrigerating
you were refrigerating
he/she/it was refrigerating
we were refrigerating
you were refrigerating
they were refrigerating
Past Perfect
I had refrigerated
you had refrigerated
he/she/it had refrigerated
we had refrigerated
you had refrigerated
they had refrigerated
Future
I will refrigerate
you will refrigerate
he/she/it will refrigerate
we will refrigerate
you will refrigerate
they will refrigerate
Future Perfect
I will have refrigerated
you will have refrigerated
he/she/it will have refrigerated
we will have refrigerated
you will have refrigerated
they will have refrigerated
Future Continuous
I will be refrigerating
you will be refrigerating
he/she/it will be refrigerating
we will be refrigerating
you will be refrigerating
they will be refrigerating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been refrigerating
you have been refrigerating
he/she/it has been refrigerating
we have been refrigerating
you have been refrigerating
they have been refrigerating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been refrigerating
you will have been refrigerating
he/she/it will have been refrigerating
we will have been refrigerating
you will have been refrigerating
they will have been refrigerating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been refrigerating
you had been refrigerating
he/she/it had been refrigerating
we had been refrigerating
you had been refrigerating
they had been refrigerating
Conditional
I would refrigerate
you would refrigerate
he/she/it would refrigerate
we would refrigerate
you would refrigerate
they would refrigerate
Past Conditional
I would have refrigerated
you would have refrigerated
he/she/it would have refrigerated
we would have refrigerated
you would have refrigerated
they would have refrigerated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.refrigerate - preserve by chilling; "many foods must be refrigerated or else they will spoil"
preserve, keep - prevent (food) from rotting; "preserved meats"; "keep potatoes fresh"
2.refrigerate - cool or chill in or as if in a refrigerator; "refrigerate this medicine"
cool, cool down, chill - make cool or cooler; "Chill the food"

refrigerate

verb cool, freeze, chill, keep cold Refrigerate the dough overnight.
Translations
يُبَرِّد، يَحْفَظ في ثَلاجَه
chladitzmrazit
kæla
hladiti

refrigerate

[rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪt] VTrefrigerar

refrigerate

[rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪt] vtréfrigérer

refrigerate

vt (= chill)kühlen; (= freeze)tiefkühlen; “refrigerate after opening”„nach dem Öffnen kühl aufbewahren

refrigerate

[rɪˈfrɪdʒəˌreɪt] vtrefrigerare

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

refrigerate

v. refrigerar, mantener en el frío.

refrigerate

vt refrigerar
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