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cryostat

[krahy-uh-stat] /ˈkraɪ əˌstæt/
noun
1.
an apparatus, usually automatic, maintaining a very low constant temperature.
Origin of cryostat
1910-1915
First recorded in 1910-15; cryo- + -stat
Related forms
cryostatic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cryostat

cryostat

/ˈkraɪəˌstæt/
noun
1.
an apparatus for maintaining a constant low temperature or a vessel in which a substance is stored at a low temperature
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