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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. That which refrigerates or cools.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Mitigating heat; cooling.
  • n. In distillation, a vessel filled with cold water, surrounding the worm, the vapor in which is thereby condensed.
  • n. The chamber, or tank, in which ice is formed, in an ice machine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Cooling; mitigating heat.
  • n. Anything which refrigerates; a refrigerant; a refrigerator; any vessel, chamber, or pipe in which cooling is effected.

Etymologies

Compare French réfrigératoire. (Wiktionary)

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