resolidify

verb

re·​so·​lid·​i·​fy (ˌ)rē-sə-ˈli-də-ˌfī How to pronounce resolidify (audio)
resolidified; resolidifying
1
transitive : to solidify (something) again
The team resolidified their lead.
2
intransitive : to become solid again
The wax resolidifies as it cools.
resolidification noun
resolidification of a polymer

Word History

First Known Use

1825, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of resolidify was in 1825

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Cite this Entry

“Resolidify.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resolidify. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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