from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Cooled by contact with circulating water. Gas-engine cylinders are frequently water-cooled. Main bearings and cross-head guides of marine, engines are usually water-cooled by having water circulated through holes in the metal which surrounds the bearing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. kept cool or designed to be kept cool by means of water especially circulating water


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