viilentää

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< viileä (cool)

Verb[edit]

viilentää

  1. (transitive) to cool, chill (to cause to become cooler)

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Usage notes[edit]

  • jäähdyttää and viilentää are basically the same thing, but jäähdyttää is more frequently used in technical contexts whereas viilentää is preferred when temperature is discussed as a comfort factor.
  • the difference between kylmentää and viilentää is in the resulting temperature.

Verb[edit]

viilentää

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of viilentää.