dieselize

verb die·sel·ize \ ˈdē-zə-ˌlīz , -sə- \

Definition of dieselize

dieselized; dieselizing
: to equip with a diesel engine or with diesel-electric locomotives

dieselization

play \ˌdē-zə-lə-ˈzā-shən, -sə-\ noun

First Known Use of dieselize

1925

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