quick-freeze

verb \ ˈkwik-ˈfrēz \

Definition of quick-freeze

quick-froze play \ˈkwik-ˈfrōz\; quick-frozen play \ˈkwik-ˈfrō-zᵊn\; quick-freezing
: to freeze (food) for preservation so rapidly that ice crystals formed are too small to rupture the cells and the natural juices and flavor are preserved

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1928

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