Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

precool

[pree-kool]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
verb (used with object)
  1. to cool in advance; cool artificially, as meat or fresh produce, before shipping.

Origin of precool

First recorded in 1900–05; pre- + cool
Related formspre·cool·er, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Word Origin and History for precool

v.

also pre-cool, 1904, from pre- + cool (v.). Related: Precooled; precooling.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

  • About
  • Cookies, Terms, & Privacy
© 2018 Dictionary.com, LLC.