gasify

[ gas-uh-fahy ]
/ ˈgæs əˌfaɪ /
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verb (used with or without object), gas·i·fied, gas·i·fy·ing.

to convert into or become a gas.

Nearby words

  1. gaseous diffusion,
  2. gash,
  3. gasholder,
  4. gashouse,
  5. gasiform,
  6. gaskell,
  7. gasket,
  8. gaskin,
  9. gaslight,
  10. gaslit

Origin of gasify

First recorded in 1820–30; gas + -ify

Related formsgas·i·fi·a·ble, adjectivegas·i·fi·ca·tion, noungas·i·fi·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for gasify

gasify

/ (ˈɡæsɪˌfaɪ) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied

to make into or become a gas
to subject (coal, etc) to destructive distillation to produce gas, esp for use as a fuel
Derived Formsgasifiable, adjectivegasification, noungasifier, noun

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