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verb

chill

1. and chilly n. a cold can of beer. Hey, toss me a chill, would ya, buddy? How ’bout a chilly, Billy?
2. tv. to kill someone. (Underworld.) I’ll chill you with one blast from my cannon, you creep!
3. tv. to frighten someone. (Standard English.) The prospect of having to go in there alone chilled Willy, but he went in anyway.
4. tv. to reject someone. She chilled me once too often. I won’t take that from a dame.
5. Go to chill (out).
6. tv. & in. to relax; to cause someone to relax; to hang out [with someone]. (see also chill (out).) They are chilling now. For a while they were real rowdy.
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The chills were bolted together for easier manufacturing and insertion into the mold.
The composite chills had very little effect on the ultimate tensile strength and yield strength.
True, a court may misjudge a speaker's state of mind, and this risk may cause some degree of chill.
Again, the danger exists that courts will misjudge a speaker's mental state, but this chill is mitigated by the fact that (1) it should be difficult to prove that a speaker had subjective awareness of the risks of her speech and (2) close cases should be decided in favor of the speaker.
Burbank recorded a 21-degree wind chill factor 2 a.
The wind chill factor (or index) refers to the combined effect of the wind and cold temperatures on exposed skin.
Develop the methodology to select either fins of chills with the same or similar effectiveness to the aluminum sand casting process.
Phase 1 compared the effectiveness of cooling fins and external chills through computer-aided solidification modeling.
Through the use of external and internal chills, directional solidification can be accomplished for ideal casting conditions.
By measuring the width of the chill on a solidified wedge sample, foundries can determine the relative carbon equivalent in the cast sample.
To improve productivity, two chill fin sections were added at the location of the cope chills (Fig.
Chills The basic advantages of cooling fins when compared to chills include:
Kumar also said microstructure fineness is a function of chill thickness.
According to the website, the colder the wind chill, higher the risk for developing frostbite or hypothermia.