degrees of frost

degrees of frost
degrees of frost,
degrees below the freezing point of water.

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  • degrees of frost — Brit. degrees below freezing point. → frost …   English new terms dictionary

  • frost — n. & v. n. 1 a (also white frost) a white frozen dew coating esp. the ground at night (windows covered with frost). b a consistent temperature below freezing point causing frost to form. 2 a chilling dispiriting atmosphere. 3 sl. a failure. v. 1… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Frost — n. & v. n. 1 a (also white frost) a white frozen dew coating esp. the ground at night (windows covered with frost). b a consistent temperature below freezing point causing frost to form. 2 a chilling dispiriting atmosphere. 3 sl. a failure. v. 1… …   Useful english dictionary

  • frost — /frɒst / (say frost) noun 1. the atmospheric condition which causes the freezing of water. 2. degrees of frost, degrees below freezing point: we had ten degrees of frost (i.e., 10°C). 3. a covering of minute ice needles, formed from the… …  

  • frost — [[t]frɒ̱st, AM frɔ͟ːst[/t]] frosts 1) N VAR When there is frost or a frost, the temperature outside falls below freezing point and the ground becomes covered in ice crystals. There is frost in the ground and snow is forecast... The wind had… …   English dictionary

  • frost — noun 1》 a deposit of small white ice crystals formed on the ground or other surfaces when the temperature falls below freezing. 2》 a period of cold weather when frost forms. verb 1》 cover or be covered with or as if with frost; freeze. 2》 N. Amer …   English new terms dictionary

  • frost — frostless, adj. frostlike, adj. /frawst, frost/, n. 1. a degree or state of coldness sufficient to cause the freezing of water. 2. Also called hoarfrost. a covering of minute ice needles, formed from the atmosphere at night upon the ground and… …   Universalium

  • frost — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ hard, heavy, killing (AmE), severe (BrE), sharp (BrE) ▪ white ▪ hoar …   Collocations dictionary

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