air-condition


air–con·di·tion

transitive verb \ˌer-kən-ˈdi-shən\

Definition of AIR-CONDITION

:  to equip (as a building) with an apparatus for washing air and controlling its humidity and temperature; also :  to subject (air) to these processes
air conditioner noun
air–con·di·tion·ing \-ˈdi-sh(ə-)niŋ\ noun

Origin of AIR-CONDITION

back-formation from air conditioning
First Known Use: 1914

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: air controller
Previous Word in the Dictionary: air condenser
All Words Near: air-condition

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up air-condition? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More