dieselize

verb
die·​sel·​ize | \ ˈdē-zə-ˌlīz How to pronounce dieselize (audio) , -sə- \
dieselized; dieselizing

Definition of dieselize

transitive verb

: to equip with a diesel engine or with diesel-electric locomotives

Other Words from dieselize

dieselization \ ˌdē-​zə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce dieselization (audio) , -​sə-​ \ noun

First Known Use of dieselize

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Dieselize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dieselize. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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