air-cool

air′-cool`
v. t.
1) mac to remove the heat of combustion, friction, etc., from (a machine, engine, or device), as by air streams flowing over an engine jacket
2) to cool by means of air conditioning
Etymology: 1895–1900

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • air-cooled — adjective cooled by a flow of air an air cooled engine • Similar to: ↑cool * * * adjective see air cool * * * airˈ cooled adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑air * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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