regenerative cooling

noun

Definition of regenerative cooling

: a cryogenic method in which the rapid expansion of a portion of a gas to be liquefied is utilized to lower the temperature of the remainder

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“Regenerative cooling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/regenerative%20cooling. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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