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water-cool

[waw-ter-kool, wot-er-]
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verb (used with object)
  1. to cool by means of water, especially by water circulating in pipes or a water jacket, as an engine or machine gun.
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Origin of water-cool

First recorded in 1895–1900
Related formswa·ter-cooled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for water-cool

water-cool

verb
  1. (tr) to cool (an engine, etc) by a flow of water circulating in an enclosed jacketCompare air-cool
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Derived Formswater-cooled, adjectivewater-cooling, adjective
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