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defrosting

The removal of accumulated ice from a cooling element.
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Despite the large number of studies on the performance of ASHPs, defrosting necessarily causes the periodic interruption of outdoor heating and degradation in winter heating efficiency.
The turkey should be covered while defrosting, either within the original packaging or in a container to hold any thawing juices, at the bottom of the fridge, to avoid cross-contamination.
Method: Recognising the potential hazards of further glacial growth, Comber commenced a defrosting procedure at 10.
Police urged drivers not to leave their cars running and unattended while defrosting as it only takes a thief a few seconds to steal the vehicle.
Manchester United player Paul Scholes had his car stolen whilst the engine was on and he was defrosting the windscreen.
A two-phase thermosiphon defrosting technique is proposed through the design of a heat pump for simultaneous heating and cooling (HPS) (Byrne et al.
The steam condenses on cold meat, efficiently transferring thermal energy and significantly speeding up the defrosting process.
Acting police sergeant Neil Pearsall said: "Please do not leave your car defrosting unattended and more importantly, please do not put your safety at risk by attempting to stop a thief.
He said public kitchens will not be allowed to use any other way to defrost meat and chicken other than by using defrosting machines so as not to violate hygiene standards set by the municipality.
By defrosting the coils only when needed, the SDK has reduced the number of defrosts by 35% to 40% in field tests, the company says.
With Christmas six weeks tomorrow, she arrived at my home on Friday morning and spent hours defrosting and cleaning the freezer and fridge in preparation for the festivities.
CAS, in conjunction with a patented defrosting technique, has allowed uni to be harvested at the peak of its flavor, frozen, and transported for storage until Japan's year-end holiday season.