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adjective
  1. 1
    with a low temperature or a temperature that is lower than normal

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    1. a.
      used about the weather

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    2. b.
      used about people and places

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    3. c.
      used about food that has been cooked but is not eaten hot

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  2. 2
    not seeming friendly or sympathetic

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