how to pronounce quench

kwɛntʃ

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meanings of quench

verb:

  1. To terminate or greatly diminish (a chemical reaction) by destroying or deforming the remaining reagents.
  2. To rapidly change the parameters of a physical system.
  3. To cool rapidly by dipping into a bath of coolant, as a blacksmith quenching hot iron.
  4. To extinguish or put out (as a fire or light).
  5. To satisfy, especially an actual or figurative thirst.

noun:

  1. A rapid change of the parameters of a physical system.
  2. The abnormal termination of operation of a superconducting magnet, occurring when part of the superconducting coil enters the normal (resistive) state.

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