- refried beans,
- refrigeration anesthesia,
- refrigerator car,
Origin of refrigeration
Examples from the Web for refrigeration
And once or twice a week, I will brew three gallon batches of iced tea, and put it in refrigeration.
The 20th century added vaccination, refrigeration, smoking cessation, and antibiotics.
“Our biggest concern was refrigeration, but we never lost any of it,” he said.New Yorkers Hold on to Their Canned Goods in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy|David Freedlander|October 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Like most canned foods, its primary reason for existence is a long shelf life and no need for refrigeration.
But unable to afford the cost of 50 years of refrigeration, he opted for the cut-rate freezing of his head only.Acid Trips and Frozen Heads at San Francisco’s Trippiest Party|Kate Coleman|February 18, 2009|DAILY BEAST
But the public is still excited and wondering over the new king of refrigeration—liquid air.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle
Cold baths act by refrigeration, and their effects vary according to the degree of temperature.
For the same reason, riper melons can be shipped under the refrigeration than in ventilated cars.The Vegetable Garden|Anonymous
What effect does refrigeration have upon the composition of food?Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value|Harry Snyder
These vapors are condensed by refrigeration into the solid form.
late 15c., "act of cooling or freezing," from Latin refrigerationem (nominative refrigeratio) "a cooling, mitigation of heat," especially in sickness, noun of action from past participle stem of refrigerare, from re- "again" (see re-) + frigerare "make cool," from frigus (genitive frigoris) "cold" (see frigid). Specifically "freezing provisions as a means of preserving them" from 1881.