aerify

[ air-uh-fahy, ey-eer- ]
/ ˈɛər əˌfaɪ, eɪˈɪər- /

verb (used with object), aer·i·fied, aer·i·fy·ing.

to aerate.
to make aeriform; convert into vapor.

Nearby words

  1. aerially,
  2. aerie,
  3. aeriferous,
  4. aerification,
  5. aeriform,
  6. aero,
  7. aero engine,
  8. aero-,
  9. aero-optics,
  10. aero.

Origin of aerify

First recorded in 1840–50; aeri- + -fy

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British Dictionary definitions for aerify

aerify

/ (ˈɛərɪˌfaɪ) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied

to change or cause to change into a gas
to mix or combine with air
Derived Formsaerification, noun

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