Refrigeration

Refrigeration is a process in which work is done to move heat from one location to another. The work of heat transport is traditionally driven by mechanical work, but can also be driven by heat, magnetism, electricity, laser, or other means. Refrigeration has many applications, including, but not limited to: household refrigerators, industrial fre...
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Refrigeration

• (n.) The act or process of refrigerating or cooling, or the state of being cooled.
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refrigeration

(re-frij″әr-a´shәn) therapeutic application of low temperature; see also induced hypothermia.
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refrigeration

noun deliberately lowering the body`s temperature for therapeutic purposes; `refrigeration by immersing the patient`s body in a cold bath`
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Refrigeration

Re·frig`er·a'tion noun [ Confer French réfrigération , Latin refrigeratio .] The act or process of refrigerating or cooling, or the state of being cooled.
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Refrigeration

Maintains machinery used for cooling product.
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Refrigeration

Maintains machinery used for cooling product.
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refrigeration

refrigeration 1. The act or process of refrigerating or cooling a substance. 2. The state of being refrigerated. 3. The process of reducing the temperature; especially, the body temperature of patients and experimental animals.
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refrigeration

refrigeration, process for drawing heat from substances to lower their temperature, often for purposes of preservation. Refrigeration in its modern, portable form also depends on insulating materials that are thin yet effective. Wherever fresh or frozen food must be stored, processed, transported, o...
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refrigeration

The act of cooling or reducing fever. ... Origin: L. Refrigeratio (see refrigerant) ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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refrigeration

the process of removing heat from an enclosed space or from a substance for the purpose of lowering the temperature.[14 related articles]
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Refrigeration

The process of the absorption of heat from one location and its transfer to another for rejection or recuperation.
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Refrigeration

The process of the absorption of heat from one location and its transfer to another for rejection or recuperation.
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refrigeration

Type: Term Pronunciation: rē-frij′ĕr-ā′shŭn Definitions: 1. The act of cooling or reducing fever.
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refrigeration

Use of technology to transfer heat from cold to warm, against the normal temperature gradient, so that an object can remain substantially colder than its surroundings. Refrigeration equipment is used for the chilling and deep-freezing of food in food technology, and in air conditioners and indust...
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refrigeration

[n] - the process of cooling or freezing (e.g., food) for preservative purposes 2. [n] - deliberately lowering the body`s temperature for therapeutic purposes
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