Definición de refrigerate en inglés:

refrigerate

Saltos de línea: re|friger|ate
Pronunciación: /rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪt
 
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verbo

[with object]
Subject (food or drink) to cold in order to chill or preserve it, typically by placing it in a refrigerator: refrigerate the dough for one hour
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Hurricane victims can use ice to refrigerate food, preserve medicine, and cool off in the summer heat.
  • If the room temperature is above 90 F, refrigerate perishable foods within one hour.
  • Never refrigerate tomatoes that are not fully ripe because cold temperatures stop the ripening process.
Sinónimos

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin refrigerat- 'made cool', from the verb refrigerare, from re- 'back' + frigus, frigor- 'cold'.

Derivativos

refrigeration

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I wondered just how long the meats had been hanging there without refrigeration and was doubly glad of the extra cooking.
  • Before the advent of refrigeration, salt was king - and is the reason why we developed such a taste for it.
  • Since some bottled water is also shipped or stored cold, electricity is expended for refrigeration.

refrigeratory

adjetivo

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Palabra del día retroflex
Pronunciación: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
adjective
turned backwards