volatilization

volatilize

[vol-uh-tl-ahyz]
verb (used without object), volatilized, volatilizing.
1.
to become volatile; pass off as vapor.
verb (used with object), volatilized, volatilizing.
2.
to make volatile; cause to pass off as vapor.
Also, especially British, volatilise.


Origin:
1650–60; volatile + -ize

volatilizable, adjective
volatilization, noun
volatilizer, noun
nonvolatilizable, adjective
nonvolatilized, adjective
unvolatilized, adjective
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volatilize or volatilise (vɒˈlætɪˌlaɪz)
 
vb
to change or cause to change from a solid or liquid to a vapour
 
volatilise or volatilise
 
vb
 
vo'latilizable or volatilise
 
adj
 
vo'latilisable or volatilise
 
adj
 
volatiliz'ation or volatilise
 
n
 
volatilis'ation or volatilise
 
n

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volatilization vol·a·til·i·za·tion (vŏl'ə-tl-ĭ-zā'shən)
n.
See evaporation.

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