Definition of deaerate in English:

deaerate

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Remove dissolved air from (a substance).

    • ‘Copper corrodes at negligible rates in unpolluted air, water, and deaerated nonoxidizing acids.’
    • ‘The solutions were first deaerated by purging with gaseous NZ directly in the EPR cell for 10 min, then a small quantity of oxygen was added to the solution by injecting measured 1 mL of air into the purging line after the NZ was turned off.’
    • ‘The filtered solution was deaerated with dry argon for 10 min and the mold was sealed.’
    • ‘The solution was deaerated with pure nitrogen for 5 min, followed by deposition at the HMDE.’
    • ‘In the laser flash photolysis measurements the solutions were deaerated by purging with nitrogen.’
    • ‘No significant reaction was observed when deaerated solutions of MNAA were irradiated in any of the two solvents.’

Pronunciation:

deaerate

/diːˈɛːreɪt/