[krahy-uh-jen-ik] /ˌkraɪ əˈdʒɛn ɪk/
of or relating to the production or use of very low temperatures:
of or relating to .
1902, from cryogen “freezing mixture” (1875), from cryo- “freezing” + -genic “having to do with production” (see genus). Related: Cryogenics (1958).
cryogenic cry·o·gen·ic (krī’ə-jěn’ĭk)
cryoglobulinemia cry·o·glob·u·li·ne·mi·a (krī’ō-glŏb’yə-lə-nē’mē-ə) n. The presence of abnormal quantities of cryoglobulin in the blood plasma.
[krahy-oh-hahy-dreyt] /ˌkraɪ oʊˈhaɪ dreɪt/ noun 1. a mixture of ice and another substance in definite proportions such that a minimum melting or freezing point is attained. /ˌkraɪəʊˈhaɪdreɪt/ noun 1. a crystalline substance containing water and a salt in definite proportions at low temperatures: a eutectic crystallizing below the freezing point of water
[krahy-uh-leyth] /ˈkraɪ əˌleɪð/ Ophthalmology noun 1. an instrument for reshaping the cornea to correct severe nearsightedness or farsightedness: the cornea is removed from the eye, rapidly frozen, reshaped, and reinserted. verb (used without object), cryolathed, cryolathing. 2. to reshape the cornea with the aid of this instrument.
[krahy-uh-lahyt] /ˈkraɪ əˌlaɪt/ noun 1. a mineral, sodium aluminum fluoride, Na 3 AlF 6 , occurring in white masses, used as a flux in the electrolytic production of aluminum. /ˈkraɪəˌlaɪt/ noun 1. a white or colourless mineral consisting of a fluoride of sodium and aluminium in monoclinic crystalline form: used in the production of aluminium, […]