freezer


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

freezer

the compartment in which meat and offal are stored at freezing temperatures of 10 to 16°F (−12 to −9°C) although there is a trend to lower temperatures of 0 to −22°F (−18 to −30°C).

freezer burn
discoloration of offal due to dehydration at very low temperatures. The tissue is withered, yellow and unpalatable and is condemned.
sharp freezer
a freezing chamber kept at the lower temperature range of 0 to −22°F (−18 to −30°C).
References in periodicals archive ?
Global food processing equipment manufacturer, JBT FoodTech, is further adding to its Frigoscandia line of spiral freezers and chillers by introducing two new, competitively priced, compact freezers.
A sub-zero temperature walk-in freezer is the best, with big fans circulating the air.
One of the more significant factors that influence the rate of product moisture loss to the freezer is whether the product is packaged.
McCain sliced potato bakes bogof promo freezer Sainsbury
If the ambient temperature drops below 10AC (50AF) the freezer will turn off for long periods.
Place in freezer until completely frozen, several hours or overnight.
motor vehicle air conditioners, household refrigerators and freezers and room air conditioners) is subject to special safe disposal requirements," the EPA notes.
Gaggenau is allowing for further customization by offering a variety of refrigerator and freezer sizes, including a 24-inch and 30-inch refrigerator; an 18-inch, 24-inch and 30-inch freezer; and two- and three-door 36-inch bottom freezer configurations.
He has also equipped a processing barge with CAS freezers to preserve the catch of shrimp fishermen in Sierra Leone.
Staff at the No 1 Oriental Buffet, on Newcastle's Stowell Street, were seen using tools to dismantle a chest freezer before putting parts of it in wheelie bins.
Energy-saving fridges and freezers are being offered to Teessiders in a bid to boost energy efficiency.
A FREEZER full of meat in a butchers shop was destroyed by firebugs.