pressurization

[presh-er-uh-zey-shuhn]
noun
1.
the process or act of pressurizing.
2.
the state of being pressurized.

Origin:
1935–40; pressurize + -ation

repressurization, noun
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pressurize or pressurise (ˈprɛʃəˌraɪz)
 
vb
1.  to increase the pressure in (an enclosure, such as an aircraft cabin) in order to maintain approximately atmospheric pressure when the external pressure is low
2.  to increase pressure on (a fluid)
3.  to make insistent demands of (someone); coerce
 
pressurise or pressurise
 
vb
 
pressuri'zation or pressurise
 
n
 
pressuri'sation or pressurise
 
n
 
'pressurizer or pressurise
 
n
 
'pressuriser or pressurise
 
n

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Example sentences
Self-pressurization was initiated by activating a heating coil submerged slightly below the surface.
The design of the pressurization system was tailored to meet the time-profile requirements of the lunar- landing mission.
Pressurization of the tubes with fluids or gases bends the catheter in the designated direction.
During each pressurization run, eddy current data was acquired and synchronized with pressurization data.
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