gasify

[gas-uh-fahy]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), gasified, gasifying.
to convert into or become a gas.

Origin:
1820–30; gas + -ify

gasifiable, adjective
gasification, noun
gasifier, noun
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gasify (ˈɡæsɪˌfaɪ)
 
vb , -fies, -fying, -fied
1.  to make into or become a gas
2.  to subject (coal, etc) to destructive distillation to produce gas, esp for use as a fuel
 
'gasifiable
 
adj
 
gasifi'cation
 
n
 
'gasifier
 
n

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Example sentences
The multi-hearth furnace can gasify carbonaceous wastes into utility energy and is a proven technology.
Tomorrow's power fleet likely will be increasingly comprised of advanced plants that gasify coal rather than burning it.
The proposed plant would gasify lignite and convert it into ultra-clean diesel along with other fuels and petrochemicals.
Longer residence times are likely needed to fully gasify the char.
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