freezing mixture


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n freezing mixture a mixture of substances (usually salt and ice) to obtain a temperature below the freezing point of water
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Freezing mixture a mixture (of salt and snow or of chemical salts) for producing intense cold.
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In literature:

No freezing mixtures, I'll warrant!
"Over the Teacups" by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
On this rapidity in freezing also depends to a large extent the increase in quantity that takes place in the frozen mixture.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Much more efficient and really freezing mixtures may be made by using acids to dissolve the salts.
"Enquire Within Upon Everything" by Anonymous
Place a bottle in a Champagne cooler and around it a freezing mixture of fine Ice and Salt.
"The Ideal Bartender" by Tom Bullock
Put the mixture into the freezer and freeze.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
But let the freezing mixture continue to act: the falling of the column continues to a certain point; it then ceases.
"Six Lectures on Light" by John Tyndall
It was retained in a freezing mixture during the experiment.
"Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1" by Michael Faraday
Whatever you put in this mixture, therefore, would freeze?
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Cook until mixture thickens, cool and half freeze.
"Fifty-Two Sunday Dinners" by Elizabeth O. Hiller
Whip a quart of cream and add the cooled mixture and freeze.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous

In news:

We need to make a freezing mixture.
When added to brine, water with a heavy salt concentration, the mixture freezes at a lower temperature than brine alone.
Freeze for about 2 hours or until mixture starts to solidify, insert popsicle sticks and finish freezing popsicles overnight.
The National Weather Service says a mixture of freezing rain, sleet and snow will develop across Central Illinois on Friday afternoon, as a storm system passes south of the region.
Freeze the cream mixture in an ice cream maker according to the manufacturer's instructions, adding the almonds .
Pour mixture into any popsicle mold Freeze overnight.

In science:

The one component system freezes near Γ = 175, while mixtures of ions are expected to freeze at a somewhat higher Γ [29, 30].
Neutron Star Crust and Molecular Dynamics Simulation
He found that hot ice cream mixture not only freezes faster, but that it applies to water as well. Initial temperature difference was significant. Water hotter than 90 ° C freezes faster than water with initially room temperature in the same conditions.
Mpemba Effect, Shechtman's Quasicrystals and Students' Exploring Activities
At the beginning of an experimental run molecular hydrogen is loaded into the cryogenic apparatus by blowing a mixture of H2 and 4He into a cold (T ≃ 1 K) can, called the dissociator, where it freezes.
Bose-Einstein Condensation of Atomic Hydrogen