fluidize

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verb flu·id·ize \ˈflü-ə-ˌdīz\

Definition of fluidize

fluidized

;

fluidizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to cause to flow like a fluid

  3. 2 :  to suspend (something, such as solid particles) in a rapidly moving stream of gas or vapor to induce flowing motion of the whole

fluidization

play \ˌflü-ə-də-ˈzā-shən\ noun

fluidizer

play \ˈflü-ə-ˌdī-zər\ noun

First Known Use of fluidize

circa 1855


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