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Definition of "supercooled" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of supercool. (verb)
  • Cooled below the transition temperature without the transition occurring (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "supercooled" in a sentence
  • "When ice forms in supercooled water, ice growth is rapid and the osmotic stresses that the cells face is severe."
  • "Glaze is, therefore, like a solid solution and is sometimes called a supercooled liquid."
  • "The culprit is liquid water in various forms, either freezing or "supercooled" - actually below the freezing point but still liquid."