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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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One innovation developed nearly a quarter century ago that remains an efficient option by FMC FoodTech today is air defroster, or ADF, technology, which sends a quick shockwave of pressurized air to blow off the inlet face of the coil and remove frost.
In order to raise the heat extracting efficiency in combating heavy moisture, Japanese fridge makers install automatic defrosters within the refrigerators and adopt an indirect, forced cooling circulatory system.
registered with the Land, Infrastructure and Transport Ministry on Tuesday to recall 2,421 VolvoS40 and VolvoV40 passenger cars due to possible defects in their front window defrosters, ministry officials said.
A lot of batteries are going out in the cold due to people leaving their lights on or using the heater and defrosters," Berrellez said.
in Detroit, the Climate Control division is responsible not only for meeting government and corporate requirements, but for improving the speed with which defrosters perform.
Custom amenities include heaters and defrosters, depth finder, and seats with individual shock absorbers for comfort.
Indium is utilized in semi-conductors and electronics, solder, liquid crystal displays, batteries, nuclear control rods, dental fillings and rear-window defrosters for automobiles.
Your heater and defrosters, as well as your battery and anti-freeze are also all critical components for winter driving.
4 gallons fuel tank drive train hydrostatic power steering hydraulics open center, gear pump, position control valve cab features 4wd, hydro, cab, front/rear wipers, defrosters, tilt steering wheel, cruise control, ac/heater worklights, rear defogger w/60a alternator, speakers, mirrors, and deluxe seats additional.
An announcement of Motorway Police said that fog can reduce visibility to mile or less, creating hazardous driving conditions, the drivers should use wipers and defrosters as necessary for maximum visibility.