Usage examples for refrigeration

  1. But when a bright moon and a hot, close house induce the people to turn out and enjoy the coldness and clearness of night, it is very probable that refrigeration may be followed by severe bodily disease. – Moon Lore by Timothy Harley
  2. The mammals shrank into a meagre and insignificant population, a scattered tribe of small insect- eating animals, awaiting a fresh refrigeration of the globe. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe
  3. The cloth covered army canteen soaked in water and the handy water jug of the eastern harvest field wrapped in a wet blanket are familiar examples of an ineffectual attempt at refrigeration by evaporation. – Arizona Sketches by Joseph A. Munk
  4. In this age before processes of refrigeration had been invented, food could not be kept edible on long voyages, even in merchantmen. – Jefferson and his Colleagues A Chronicle of the Virginia Dynasty, Volume 15 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Allen Johnson
  5. He also supposes that if at the same time a considerable part of northern and central Europe were submerged, so that a cold current from the arctic seas should sweep over it, an additional refrigeration of three or four degrees would be produced. – The Antiquity of Man by Charles Lyell
  6. The engineering of water across mountains, electric translation of sounds, refrigeration of air and foods, and other technical developments carry human beings a certain distance across some of nature's boundaries, but no cleverness of science can escape nature. – Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest by J. Frank Dobie
  7. The draining of lakes diminishes the water- surface of the soil, and consequently, in many cases, the evaporation from it, as well as the refrigeration which attends all evaporation. – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh
  8. The methods of preserving food by drying, by refrigeration, and by heating and sealing are justified by experience as well as on theoretical grounds, and the same statement can be made regarding the use of salt and sugar solutions. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  9. Cold storage of the present time is understood as " mechanical refrigeration," and in general, the preservation of perishable articles by means of low temperature, hence, the act of reducing the temperature of any body, or maintaining the same below the temperature of the atmosphere, is called refrigeration, or more familiarly known as cold storage, produced by the employment of machinery of various types. – The Apple by Various
  10. Equipped as above, 25 tons of refrigeration can be easily obtained from one ton of ordinary 12, 500 B T U coal. – Manufacturing Cost Data on Artificial Ice by Otto Luhr Herman Friedl
  11. Before we consider the biological effect of this great of refrigeration of the globe, we must endeavour to understand the occurrence itself. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe