outgas

[ out-gas, out-gas ]
/ ˈaʊtˌgæs, ˌaʊtˈgæs /
Chemistry

verb (used with object), out·gassed, out·gas·sing.

to remove (adsorbed or occluded gases), usually by heat or reduced pressure.

verb (used without object), out·gassed, out·gas·sing.

to lose gas.

QUIZZES

WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM

Think you know your presidents? Take this quiz and see if you can match the style, wit, and ideology of these memorable lines to the right POTUS.
Question 1 of 9
“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”

Origin of outgas

First recorded in 1920–25; out- + gas
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for outgas

outgas
/ (ˌaʊtˈɡæs) /

verb -gases, -gasses, -gassing or -gassed

to undergo or cause to undergo the removal of adsorbed or absorbed gas from solids, often by heating in free space
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012