chill factor

noun Meteorology.

Origin:
1960–65

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chill factor   (chĭl)  Pronunciation Key 
See wind-chill factor.
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Example sentences
Opium has the chill factor of pop, but a total body high.
The chill factor is one way to quantify the effects of air speed on heat loss.
The wind chill factor can make those already cold temperatures seem even colder.
Humidity combined with temperature make up the heat index, which is similar to
  the wind chill factor in winter.
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