Definition of bituminization in English:

bituminization

noun

  • See bituminize

    • ‘During the bituminization stage, the neutralized byproduct is mixed with hot petroleum asphalt and solidified.’
    • ‘While workers were fixing the switchboard in the ventilation at the bituminization facility within the reprocessing plant, they accidentally pulled out the wires.’
    • ‘During bituminization, the distinguishable plant remains are lost (except microscopic ones) and the shiny black macerals are produced.’
    • ‘This surface was durable but slippery, and bituminisation was soon added to the procedure.’
    • ‘At the end of 2001 total amount of concentrates treated by bituminization reached 941,7 m.’

Pronunciation

bituminization

/-ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/