cascade cooler

cascade cooler

[ka′skād ‚kü·lər]
(chemical engineering)
Fluid-cooling device through which the fluid flows in a series of horizontal tubes, one above the other; cooling water from a trough drips over each tube, then to a drain. Also known as serpentine cooler; trickle cooler.
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2] dual temperature Cascade refrigeration plant, utilising an R404a cascade cooler, is the first in a supermarket in the UK and incorporates a high temperature pumped secondary C[O.