Cryogenic

Cryogenic

(Science: radiobiology) Loosely, very cold. Used to describe systems at very low temperatures.

Superconducting magnetic field coils currently need to operate at cryogenic temperatures (for example, liquid helium at 4 Kelvin).

Origin: gr. Gennan = to produce


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