Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
volatilize

vol·a·til·ize

volatilize

pronunciation:
va l t laIz
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: volatilized, volatilizes, volatilizing
definition: to become volatile or dissipate as vapor.
similar words:
evaporate, vapor
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to make volatile; cause to evaporate.
similar words:
evaporate, vapor
derivation: volatilization (n.)