Definition of solidification in US English:

solidification

noun

  • See solidify

    • ‘Problems result from this reaction whereby it does not remain homogeneous and local solidification occurs.’
    • ‘The remaining land has been further treated by solidification, bio-remediation and indirect thermal desorption.’
    • ‘Despite the steel strike, the rest of the decade was marked by the solidification of a relatively peaceful collective bargaining system between well-entrenched unions and large industrial corporations.’
    • ‘Rich feasts contain a lot of protein, fat and energy, which speed the solidification of the fat in blood.’
    • ‘The segregation vesicles are interpreted to represent solidified interstitial melts, which migrated into gas bubbles prior to lava solidification.’

Pronunciation

solidification

/səˌlidəfəˈkāSH(ə)n//səˌlɪdəfəˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/