[ 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.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
OTHER WORDS FROM gasifygas·i·fi·a·ble, adjectivegas·i·fi·ca·tion, noungas·i·fi·er, noun
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It will take about three hours completely to gasify the 50 grammes of carbide under these conditions.
British Dictionary definitions for 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 forms of gasifygasifiable, adjectivegasification, noungasifier, noun
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