fluidized bed

noun

Definition of fluidized bed

: a bed of small solid particles (as in a coal burning furnace) suspended and kept in motion by an upward flow of a fluid (such as a gas)

called also fluid bed

First Known Use of fluidized bed

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Fluidized bed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fluidized%20bed. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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