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defrost

[dē′frȯst]
(engineering)
To keep free of ice or to remove ice.
(thermodynamics)
To thaw out from a frozen state.
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Serve with mixed fresh or frozen and defrosted berries and some fat-free natural yogurt.
There are two heat load-related effects of defrost--extra heat load on the refrigeration system when defrost efficiency is less than 100%, and the loss of refrigeration effect while a coil is being defrosted. Defrost heat load allowances used in industrial design vary from 0% to 25% of the other heat loads with about 5% and 15% or higher being common values for medium and low temperature applications respectively (ASHRAE, 2018).
Another 222kg of fish and chicken that were also unsafely defrosted were also taken from a shop in Sharjah, and was fined.
The FSA said just one in four of those who bought a frozen turkey safely defrosted it in the fridge, leaving the rest putting themselves and their families at risk of food poisoning.
A visual observation allows affirming that the air coil is completely defrosted. Then at time 155 s, T1 decreases drastically down to nearly 0 [degrees]C whereas the evolution of temperature T2 shows a less steep decrease.
CHEEKY thieves nicked a top-of-the-range 4x4 owned by Manchester United star Paul Scholes as he defrosted the windscreen yesterday.
THIEVES stole a top-of-the-range 4x4 owned by Manchester United star Paul Scholes as he defrosted the windscreen at his Pennine home.
The owner had left the vehicle running and gone inside the house while the windows defrosted. The car has not yet been recovered.
Even worse, gas that leaks through the control valve when the air cooler is not being defrosted (perhaps when one of the other units is on defrost) puts a huge load on the compressors and can increase the energy used by the system by more than 10% without giving any obvious symptom.
EASIER DEFROSTING Once you have defrosted your freezer apply a layer of glycerin to the internal surfaces.
Once the meat is defrosted in the tumbler, it can be massaged and marinated in the same machine.
CAS frozen products, when defrosted, retain 99.7% of their aroma, flavor and texture.