regelate

regelate

[ree-juh-leyt, ree-juh-leyt]
verb (used without object), regelated, regelating.
to freeze by regelation.

Origin:
1855–60; back formation from regelation

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regelate (ˈriːdʒɪˌleɪt)
 
vb
physics to undergo or cause to undergo regelation
 
[C19: from re- + stem of participle of Latin gelāre to freeze]

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