flash-frozen flash-frozen

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used of foods) preserved by freezing sufficiently rapidly to retain flavor and nutritional value

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Usage(s):

  1. The chemistry resembles that of a flash-frozen Earth before life emerged.
  2. The term, glibly cited by TV weathermen but only dimly understood by a flash-frozen populace, is based on a scale that precisely correlates temperature and wind force.
  3. Japanese government officials will verify tetrodotoxin levels before the fugu is flash-frozen and flown to New York.

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