Definition of vitrifiable in US English:

vitrifiable

adjective

  • See vitrify

    • ‘The use of glass scraps in vitrifiable compounds lowers the temperature required for fusion and consequently a lower quantity of fuel for the fusion is required.’
    • ‘In this manner a greater uniformity in heating of the vitrifiable composition is achieved.’
    • ‘The vitrifiable ingredient is used only inasmuch as it is a fusible body, which flows over the surface of the metal in the crucibles, and prevents the access of the oxygen of the atmosphere.’
    • ‘Decals of this kind must be manufactured using special vitrifiable materials that will withstand the heating process and produce the desired result.’

Pronunciation

vitrifiable

/ˌvitrəˈfīəb(ə)l//ˌvɪtrəˈfaɪəb(ə)l/