Share this entry

flash-freeze
Pronunciation: /ˈflæʃˌfriz/

Translation of flash-freeze in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • Seeing an opportunity, Birdseye began to experiment with flash-freezing various foods and, in 1922, started his first food-service company, Birdseye Seafoods.
    • Crystals were flash-frozen with liquid nitrogen, using the mother liquor as cryoprotectant.
    • There are also select areas used to flash-freeze items that aren't frozen.

Definition of flash-freeze in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day coiffeur
    Pronunciation: kwäˈfər
    noun
    a hairdresser
    Cultural fact of the day

    comarca

    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.