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refrigeration

Overview

This page has 3 definitions of refrigeration in English. Refrigeration is a noun. Also define these 8 related words and terms: transferring, heat, cool, preserving, medicine, cooling, body, and therapeutic.

See also: réfrigération

English

Etymology

From Latin refrigero Morphologically refrigerate +‎ -ion

Noun

refrigeration (countable and uncountable, plural refrigerations)

  1. The process of transferring heat from an object in order to cool it.
  2. The process of preserving something by cooling.
  3. (medicine) The cooling of the body for therapeutic purposes.

Translations

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