[presh-er-uh-zey-shuh n]


the process or act of pressurizing.
the state of being pressurized.

Origin of pressurization

First recorded in 1935–40; pressurize + -ation
Related formsre·pres·su·ri·za·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for pressurization

1937, from pressure + -ization.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper