Refrigeratory

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Refrigeratory Mitigating heat; cooling.
    • n Refrigeratory That which refrigerates or cools.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • refrigeratory Cooling; mitigating heat.
    • n refrigeratory Anything which refrigerates; a refrigerant; a refrigerator; any vessel, chamber, or pipe in which cooling is effected.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Refrigeratory cooling: refreshing
    • Refrigeratory a cooler: a vessel or apparatus for cooling, used in brewing, &c
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
CF. F. réfrigératoire,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. re-, denoting change of state, frigerāre, -ātum, to cool, frigus, cold.