Gasify
Gasify Gas"i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gasified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gasifying}.] [Gas + -fy.] To convert into a gas, as by the application of heat, or by chemical processes. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gasify — Gas i*fy, v. i. To become gas; to pass from a liquid to a gaseous state. Scientific American. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gasify — [gas′i fī΄] vt., vi. gasified, gasifying to change into gas gasification n …   English World dictionary

  • gasify — verb ( ified; ifying) Date: circa 1828 transitive verb to convert into gas < gasify coal > intransitive verb to become gaseous • gasifier noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gasify — gas ► NOUN (pl. gases or chiefly US gasses) 1) an air like fluid substance which expands freely to fill any space available, irrespective of its quantity. 2) a flammable substance of this type used as a fuel. 3) a gaseous anaesthetic such as… …   English terms dictionary

  • gasify — gasifiable, adj. gasification, n. gasifier, n. /gas euh fuy /, v.t., v.i., gasified, gasifying. to convert into or become a gas. [1820 30; GAS + IFY] * * * …   Universalium

  • gasify — verb To convert into gas, or an aeriform fluid, as by the application of heat, or by chemical processes. See Also: gas …   Wiktionary

  • gasify — Synonyms and related words: aerate, aerify, atomize, carbonate, chlorinate, distill, emit, etherify, etherize, evaporate, exhale, fluidize, fractionate, fume, fumigate, give off, hydrogenate, oxygenate, perfume, reek, send out, smoke, spray,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gasify — gas|i|fy [ gæsı,faı ] verb intransitive or transitive to change from liquid or solid form to a gas, or to make something do this …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gasify — gas·i·fy || gæsɪfaɪ v. become gas; change into gas …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gasify — verb (I, T) to change into a gas, or to make something do this gasification noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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