Freezing mixture
Freezing Freez"ing, a. Tending to freeze; for freezing; hence, cold or distant in manner. -- {Frrez"ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

{Freezing machine}. See {Ice machine}, under {Ice}.

{Freezing mixture}, a mixture (of salt and snow or of chemical salts) for producing intense cold.

{Freezing point}, that degree of a thermometer at which a fluid begins to freeze; -- applied particularly to water, whose freezing point is at 32[deg] Fahr., and at 0[deg] Centigrade. [1913 Webster]


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  • freezing mixture — /ˈfrizɪŋ mɪkstʃə/ (say freezing mikschuh) noun a mixture of two (or more) substances, especially salt and ice, which produce a temperature below 0°C …   Australian English dictionary

  • Freezing — Freez ing, a. Tending to freeze; for freezing; hence, cold or distant in manner. {Frrez ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Freezing machine}. See {Ice machine}, under {Ice}. {Freezing mixture}, a mixture (of salt and snow or of chemical salts) for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Freezing machine — Freezing Freez ing, a. Tending to freeze; for freezing; hence, cold or distant in manner. {Frrez ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Freezing machine}. See {Ice machine}, under {Ice}. {Freezing mixture}, a mixture (of salt and snow or of chemical… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Freezing point — Freezing Freez ing, a. Tending to freeze; for freezing; hence, cold or distant in manner. {Frrez ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Freezing machine}. See {Ice machine}, under {Ice}. {Freezing mixture}, a mixture (of salt and snow or of chemical… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Freezing-point depression — This article deals with melting and freezing point depression due to mixture of another compound. For depression due to small particle size, see melting point depression. Freezing point depression describes the phenomenon in which the freezing… …   Wikipedia

  • freezing point — Physical Chem. the temperature at which a liquid freezes: The freezing point of water is 32°F, 0°C. [1740 50] * * * Temperature at which a liquid becomes a solid. When the pressure surrounding the liquid is increased, the freezing point is raised …   Universalium

  • cooling mixture — šaldomasis mišinys statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Medžiagų mišinys, kuris tirpdamas arba lydydamasis sugeria aplinkos šilumą. atitikmenys: angl. cooling mixture; freezing mixture; frigorific mixture; refrigerating mixture rus. криогенная… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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