[ air-kool ]
/ ˈɛərˌkul /
verb (used with object)
Machinery. to remove the heat of combustion, friction, etc., from (a machine, engine, or device), as by air streams flowing over an engine jacket.
to cool by means of air conditioning.
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Origin of air-cool
First recorded in 1895–1900
OTHER WORDS FROM air-coolair-cooled, adjective
Words nearby air-cool
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British Dictionary definitions for air-cool
(tr) to cool (an engine) by a flow of airCompare water-cool
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