Definition of Refreezing

1. Verb. (third-person singular of refreeze) ¹



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Definition of Refreezing

1. refreeze [v] - See also: refreeze

Lexicographical Neighbors of Refreezing

refrainments
refrains
reframe
reframed
reframer
reframers
reframes
reframing
reframings
refrangibilities
refrangibility
refrangible
refrangibleness
refreeze
refreezes
refreezing (current term)
refrein
refreins
refrenation
refrenations
refresh
refreshable
refreshaholic
refreshed
refreshen
refreshened
refreshening
refreshens
refresher
refresher course

Literary usage of Refreezing

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Probability of Sea Level Rise by James G. Titus, Vijay K. Narayanan (1998)
"For over a decade, glaciologist Mark Meier has warned that by neglecting refreezing, estimates of the sea level contribution from the Greenland Ice Sheet ..."

2. Elements of Geology: A Text-book for Colleges and for the General Reader by Joseph LeConte (1896)
"In every part the ice- molecules are melting and refreezing. A molecule takes up heat by melting, runs down to an infinitesimally lower point, refreezes, ..."

3. Elements of Geology: A Text-book for Colleges and for the General Reader by Joseph LeConte (1891)
"Thus the glacier in places is ever melting under pressure, and again refreezing by relief of pressure. The melting discharges the air-bubbles, and, ..."

4. Glaciers of North America: A Reading Lesson for Students of Geography and by Israel Cook Russell (1897)
"But the molecules liquefied occupy less space than before melting and change their position in response to gravity or pressure, and on refreezing again ..."

5. Glaciers of North America: A Reading Lesson for Students of Geography and by Israel Cook Russell (1897)
"... expansion and contraction of the ice with changes of temperature ; melting and refreezing, due to changes in pressure ; regulation ; and, less clearly, ..."

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