fluidize


fluidize
fluidization, n.fluidizer, n.
/flooh"i duyz'/, v., fluidized, fluidizing.
v.t.
1. to make (something) fluid.
2. Chem. to suspend or transport (finely divided particles) in a stream of gas or air.
v.i.
3. to become fluid.
Also, esp. Brit., fluidise.
[1850-55; FLUID + -IZE]

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Universalium. 2010.