air-condition

air-condition
transitive verb Etymology: back-formation from air conditioning Date: 1933 to equip (as a building) with an apparatus for washing air and controlling its humidity and temperature; also to subject (air) to these processes • air conditioner nounair-conditioning noun

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  • air-condition — verb 1. control the humidity and temperature of The room was cool because it had been air conditioned • Derivationally related forms: ↑air conditioner, ↑air conditioning • Hypernyms: ↑process, ↑treat • Verb Fra …   Useful english dictionary

  • air-condition — verb To mechanically cool a space or and entire structure. In hot, muggy climates, some people air condition their garage …   Wiktionary

  • Air-Condition — Air|con|di|tion, Air Con|di|tion [ ɛ:ɐ̯kɔndɪʃn̩ ], die; , s [zu engl. air conditioner, air conditioning]: Klimaanlage …   Universal-Lexikon

  • air-condition — /air keuhn dish euhn/, v.t. 1. to furnish with an air conditioning system. 2. to treat (air) with such a system. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • Air-Condition — Air Con|di|tion, auch Air|con|di|tion [...kɔndiʃn̩] vgl. ↑Air Conditioning …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • air-condition — air′ condi tion v. t. 1) to furnish with an air conditioning system 2) to treat (air) with such a system • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • Air-Condition — D✓Air|con|di|tion, Air Con|di|tion [...kɔndɪʃn̩ ], die; , s, D✓Air|con|di|tio|ner , Air Con|di|tio|ner , der; s, , D✓Air|con|di|tio|ning, Air Con|di|tio|ning [...kɔndɪʃ(ə)nɪŋ], das; s, s <englisch> (Klimaanlage) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • air-condition — /ˈɛə kəndɪʃən/ (say air kuhndishuhn) verb (t) 1. to furnish with an air conditioning system. 2. to treat (air) with such a system. –air conditioned, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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