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gelid


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gelid  \Gel"id\,  a.  [L.  gelidus  fr  gelun  frost,  cold.  See 
  {Cold},  and  cf  {Congeal},  {Gelatin},  {Jelly}.] 
  Cold;  very  cold;  frozen.  ``Gelid  founts.''  --Thompson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gelid 
  adj  :  extremely  cold;  "an  arctic  climate";  "let's  get  inside;  I'm 
  freezing";  "a  frigid  day";  "gelid  waters  of  the  North 
  Atlantic";  "glacial  winds";  "icy  hands";  "polar 
  weather"  [syn:  {arctic},  {freezing},  {frigid},  {glacial}, 
  {icy},  {polar}] 




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