fluidize

verb flu·id·ize \ ˈflü-ə-ˌdīz \

Definition of fluidize

fluidized; fluidizing
1 : to cause to flow like a fluid
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

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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