aerification


aerification
\\ˌarəfə̇ˈkāshən, ˌer-, ˌaar-, ˌār- also āˌer-\ noun (-s)
1. : the act of aerifying or of aerating : the state of being aerified or aerated
2. : atomization of fuel oil

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/air'euh fi kay"sheuhn, ay ear'-/, n.
1. an act of combining with air.
2. the state of being filled with air.
[1840-50; AERI- + -FICATION]

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aerification
(ˌɛərɪfɪˈkeɪʃən)
[mod. f. aerify; see -fication.]
1. ‘The act of becoming air, or changing from a liquid or solid into an aëriform state.’ Craig 1847.
2. The process of charging with air, ‘the state of being filled with air’ (Craig); aerifaction.

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