Medical Definition of freeze
intransitive verb: to become hardened into a solid (as ice) by loss of heat
2a: to become chilled with cold <almost froze to death>b: to anesthetize a part especially by cold
transitive verb: to cause to harden into a solid (as ice) by loss of heat
2: to make extremely cold : chill
3a: to act on usually destructively by frostb: to anesthetize by cold
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