The process involves a quick freeze of the vegetables before packaging them.
The freeze of the specimens is necessary in order to prepare them for slides.
John got a brain freeze from eating the ice cream so quickly. (brain is not literally frozen, but it's a sensation caused by rapid cooling of tissue)
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
The hard freeze killed the petunias in the flower bed.
The carcass of the animal was preserved for centuries in a deep freeze under the glacier.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
Some research activities have halted because of the freeze on biological warfare.
The treaty between the nations resulted in a nuclear freeze.
Our company currently has a hiring freeze.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
Nixon ordered a freeze on prices of various major commodities.
The airline mechanics are facing a pay freeze next year.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4
Mary ordered an orange freeze with her fries and hamburger.
John made banana-strawberry freezes in his blender.
WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1