Regelate Re"ge*late (r?"j?*l?t or r?j"?-), v. i. (Physics) To freeze together again; to undergo regelation, as ice. [1913 Webster]

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  • regelate — /ree jeuh layt , ree jeuh layt /, v.i., regelated, regelating. to freeze by regelation. [1855 60; back formation from REGELATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • regelate — verb To undergo regelation …   Wiktionary

  • regelate — re·ge·late …   English syllables

  • regelate — /ˈridʒəleɪt/ (say reejuhlayt) verb (i) (regelated, regelating) to freeze together, as two pieces of ice pressed together near the freezing point. {Latin regelātus} –regelation /ridʒəˈleɪʃən/ (say reejuh layshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • regelate — v.intr. freeze again (esp. of pieces of ice etc. frozen together after temporary thawing of the surfaces). Derivatives: regelation n. Etymology: RE + L gelare freeze …   Useful english dictionary

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