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Synonyms for chill

Synonyms for chill

relative lack of physical warmth

marked by a low temperature

Synonyms for chill

coldness due to a cold environment

an almost pleasurable sensation of fright

a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever

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a sudden numbing dread

make cool or cooler

loose heat

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In an effort to quantify such differences, a team of researchers compared the final mechanical properties and microstructure of aluminum castings when using copper-aluminum composite and cast iron chills. The results appear in the paper, "Effect of Different Chill Materials on Aluminum Casting Solidification and Mechanical Properties" by Steve Robison, American Foundry Society, Schaumburg, Ill.; Stephen Gonczy; Gateway Materials Technology, Mount Prospect, Ill.; Kai Hartman, Denison Industries, Denison, Texas; and Robin Foley, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Ala.
On this view, imposing strict liability for harmful speech, such as defamatory statements, would overdeter, or chill, valuable speech, such as true political information.
People high in openness are creative, curious about many things, have active imaginations and like to play with ideas, and they much more frequently feel chills in response to music.
The company produces a range of chilled products for major fast food chains and retail multiples including full rashers, half rashers, quarter cuts and diced bacon.
The use of chills can improve casting soundness and fatigue strength when combined with the correct risering techniques.
* Two of the most widely used methods to control nonferrous casting solidification are cooling fins and external chills.
As a clever metalcaster once remarked, "Chills are the foundryman's way of doing thermal trickery." It isn't magic, but a molder can pull a metal chill out of his hat to effectively "trick" the metal into solidifying the way he wants it to.
While chill fins must be removed at finishing, they increase production efficiency because chills do not have to be inserted manually into each mold.
The benefits cooling fins provide to castings often cause them to be considered with chills as viable options to improve casting design.
Increased base iron temperature also contributed to improved yields and reduced chills.
National Weather Service (NWS) says the wind chill temperature is based on the rate of heat loss from exposed skin caused by wind and cold and is to give you an approximation of how cold the air feels on your body.
The company's new Aurora ALX is reportedly the only system to offer a new Liquid Chilled Quad NVIDIA SLI graphics solution powered by MTEC technology from CoolIT Systems.
It was one of those monumental weather events you tell your grandchildren about...20 below zero with a wind chill of minus-60.