overcool

verb, transitive + intransitive over·cool \ ˌō-vər-ˈkül \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of overcool

overcooled; overcooling
: to cool excessively : to lose or to cause (something or someone) to lose too much heat or warmth
  • … has a dehumidifying cycle that's supposed to dry out a humid room without overcooling it.
  • Consumer Reports
  • Conventional greenhouse additions overheat, overcool and tend to frost up when it's cold and windy.
  • The Globe and Mail (Canada)

First Known Use of overcool

1590


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