Definition of ozonize in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈəʊzənʌɪz/
(also ozonise)


[with object] (often as adjective ozonized)
1Convert (oxygen) into ozone: various ingenious methods have been employed for proving its formula by using ozonized oxygen
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  • The electrical apparatus acts to ozonize (create ozone in) the air as well as to electrostatically precipitate dust.
  • The present invention relates to an ozone generator used for an ozonizer and more particularly to an ozone generator that ozonizes oxygen in a space to which oxygen is introduced using silent discharge by high-frequency high voltage.
1.1Enrich or treat with ozone: ozonized air
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  • The ozonized gas and the fluid emerging from the radiation chamber are then combined to a separate collector vessel.
  • Experimental results showed that the ozonizing process had an excellent de-color efficiency and could improve the biodegradability of wastewater.



Pronunciation: /əʊzənʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • Other methods of water treatment are ozonization, a process that uses bubbled-through water to kill bacteria and deactivate viruses; distillation; boiling; and iodization - all suitable only for small-scale purification.
  • Disinfecting by ozonization or ultraviolet light methods are replacing chlorine in some water treatment plants, but are not yet readily available for home use.


Pronunciation: /ˈəʊzənʌɪzə/
Example sentences
  • Since disinfectants can leave unpleasant traces in water coolers and are difficult to apply, the best disinfection method is to use an ozonizer.
  • Aquarium ozonizers use ozone, an unstable form of oxygen, which is a natural purifier due to its ability to oxidize everything, including pollutants and microbes, killing them with extreme efficiency.

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