aer·ate vt \ˈa(-ə)r-ˌāt, ˈe(-ə)r-\
: to supply (the blood) with oxygen by respiration
: to supply or impregnate (as a liquid) with air
—aer·a·tion \ˌa(-ə)r-ˈā-shən, ˌe(-ə)r-\ noun
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