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Definitions of thaw:
  • noun:   a relaxation or slackening of tensions or reserve; becoming less hostile
    Example: "The thaw between the United States and Russia has led to increased cooperation in world affairs"
  • noun:   warm weather following a freeze; snow and ice melt
    Example: "They welcomed the spring thaw"
  • noun:   the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid
    Example: "The thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours"
  • verb:   become or cause to become soft or liquid
    Example: "The ice thawed"

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