cryogenic cryogenic  /ˈkraɪ ə ˌdʒɛ nɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to very low temperatures

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. His cryogenic magnet is large enough to accommodate only a leg.
  2. With cryogenic techniques, a closet-size computer could fit in a shoe box.
  3. The PRC is reported to be working on a rocket that would use cryogenic liquid-propellant engines for its first and second stages.

News

  1. Linde Intensifies its Commitment to LNG-Fueled Trucks, Buys 20 More

    Murray Hill New Providence, N.J., U.S. – Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling market, is intensifying its commitment to LNG with the purchase of 20 LNG-fueled trucks. The trucks, expected to be deployed later this year, will be integrated into Linde’s fleet of more than 700 trucks carrying cryogenic gases to customers throughout ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. GE Supplying Waukesha Gas Engines to Power South Texas Cryogenic Natural Gas Liquids Processing Plant

    SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE announced it is supplying three Waukesha 16-V 275GL+ gas engines to Howard Midstream Energy Partners for its new Reveille cryogenic natural gas processing plant north of Laredo, Texas.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  3. Wilmington manufacturer purchases Woburn facility

    Janis Research Company of Wilmington, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of cryogenic research equipment, announces the purchase of a new 67,000 square foot company headquarters in Woburn.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Wilmington Advocate

Quotes

  1. "In the run up to lift-off, the cryogenic upper stage will also be filled with propellants. Certain mandatory checks and charging of batteries on the 50-meter tall rocket and the 2.2-tonne satellite onboard will be carried during the countdown,"...
    on Apr 14, 2010 By: Satish Dhawan Source: Economic Times

  2. "The big challenge is to develop materials that can perform these kinds of functions not just at cryogenic temperatures but at practical temperatures," said Daniel Gamelin, a UW assistant professor of chemistry. "The breakthrough with the...
    on Aug 2, 2006 By: Daniel Source: EurekAlert (press release)

  3. "It's like he's locked himself inside a cryogenic chamber - walled himself off from the rest of the world," says McKean.
    on Sep 15, 2009 By: Michael McKean Source: PlaybillArts

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