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chill
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 13
2. Affected by cold.
Part of Speech: noun
2. A sensation of cold with convulsive shaking of the body, pinched face, pale skin, and blue lips, caused by undue cooling of the body or by nervous excitement, or forming the precursor of some constitutional disturbance, as of a fever.
4. An iron mold or portion of a mold, serving to cool rapidly, and so to harden, the surface of molten iron brought in contact with it.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To become surface- hardened by sudden cooling while solidifying; as, some kinds of cast iron chill to a greater depth than others.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To strike with a chill; to make chilly; to cause to shiver; to affect with cold.
3. To produce, by sudden cooling, a change of crystallization at or near the surface of, so as to increase the hardness; said of cast iron.
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