refrigerant

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

refrigerant ‎(comparative more refrigerant, superlative most refrigerant)

  1. That cools or freezes; allaying heat or fever.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)

Noun[edit]

refrigerant ‎(plural refrigerants)

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  1. A substance used in a heat cycle that undergoes a phase change between gas and liquid to allow the cooling, as in refrigerators, air conditioners, etc.
  2. That which makes cool or cold, such as a medicine for allaying the symptoms of fever.
    A refrigerant to passion. — Blair.

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Verb[edit]

refrigerant

  1. present participle of refrigerar

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rēfrīgerant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of rēfrīgerō