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refrigerate

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refrigeratere‧fri‧ge‧rate /rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 DTto make something such as food or liquid cold in a refrigerator in order to preserve itfreeze 🔊 Refrigerate the mixture overnight.refrigeration /rɪˌfrɪdʒəˈreɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]
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refrigeratePoultry, fish, and seafood should be kept refrigerated.Bacon should be kept refrigerated and although it can be frozen, freezing is not recommended because the product loses quality.Cover with cold water and refrigerate for 3 days, changing the water each day.Keep refrigerated in small plastic bottles until a demonstration.Make sure you refrigerate or freeze them quickly.When cool, refrigerate overnight with weight still on.Cover the bowl and refrigerate the dough overnight.Tightly wrap or store in covered containers all cooked meat, poultry, and fish and shellfish and refrigerate them promptly.Leave to cool, then refrigerate until set.
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refrigerate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrefrigerate
he, she, itrefrigerates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrefrigerated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave refrigerated
he, she, ithas refrigerated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad refrigerated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill refrigerate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have refrigerated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam refrigerating
he, she, itis refrigerating
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you, we, theyare refrigerating
Past
I, he, she, itwas refrigerating
you, we, theywere refrigerating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been refrigerating
he, she, ithas been refrigerating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been refrigerating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be refrigerating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been refrigerating
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