[ri-frij-uh-rey-shuh n] /rɪˌfrɪdʒ əˈreɪ ʃən/
the act or process of refrigerating.
the state of being refrigerated.
refrigeration re·frig·er·a·tion (rĭ-frĭj’ə-rā’shən)
The act or process of cooling a substance.
The act or process of preserving by cooling.
The reducing of a fever.
re·frig’er·a’tive or re·frig’er·a·to’ry (-ər-ə-tôr’ē) adj.
[ri-jen-er-uh-tiv, -uh-rey-tiv] /rɪˈdʒɛn ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characterized by regeneration. 2. tending to regenerate.
noun 1. Physics. a method of cooling a gas, utilizing the rapid expansion of a compressed portion of the gas, before it becomes liquid, to cool the remainder. 2. Rocketry. the cooling of a reaction engine by circulating around it the liquid propellant prior to its use in the combustion chamber of the engine, the […]
noun 1. a furnace in which the incoming air is heated by regenerators.
- Regenerative medicine
noun a branch of medicine studying the body’s mechanisms for healing itself regenerative medicine definition A term applied to new medical advances in which an understanding of the human genome allows us to use the body’s own mechanisms to heal it. Expected advances include a host of new pharmaceuticals and, eventually, the ability to create […]