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What's the difference between defrost and thaw?

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Defrost means to release from the frozen state while to thaw means to cause to become free from the effects of cold through exposure to warmth (verb).

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To thaw something is to take the time to get it to room temp by moving from freezer to fridge to room taking a few days. To defrost something is to thaw it fast, by running a frozen package under warm water ot putting it in the microwave.

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