degas

verb
de·​gas | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈgas How to pronounce degas (audio) \
degassed; degassing; degases or degasses

Definition of degas

transitive verb

: to remove gas from degas an electron tube

Examples of degas in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Lava from this latest outbreak is actively spattering and degassing, but no flow has yet formed, the USGS said. Doug Stanglin, USA TODAY, 13 May 2018 Oddly enough, Singer said there is little evidence of surface degassing at Laguna del Maule. Erik Klemetti, WIRED, 1 Nov. 2013

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First Known Use of degas

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Degas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/degas. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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Degas biographical name

De·​gas | \ də-ˈgä How to pronounce Degas (audio) \

Definition of Degas

(Hilaire-Germain-) Edgar 1834–1917 French artist

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