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odorize

Line breaks: odor|ize
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊdərʌɪz
 
/
(also odorise)

Definition of odorize in English:

verb

[with object]
Give an odour or scent to: (as adjective odorized) clean or odorized air from the flow valves is delivered to a mask
More example sentences
  • We need to establish at the very least whether it is feasible to at least odorise the raw gas by adding Mercaptan for safety.
  • As little as a few molecules in the AC system was capable of odorizing - and evacuating - the entire building.

Origin

late 19th century: from Latin odor 'odour' + -ize.

Derivatives

odorizer

1
noun

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