cooldown

[kool-doun]
noun
a period of low-impact or slower exercise following a more intense workout to allow the body to gradually return to its normal physiological level.
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After the quake, the reactor had shut down and so the fuel rods had already
  begun their cooldown.
They may also occur during magnet cooldown and during certain other conditions
  such as refrigerator failure.
The cold component support system is described and simulations of cooldown and
  pressurization are presented.
For many military applications and some commercial applications such long
  cooldown times are unacceptable.
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