decarbonize

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v decarbonize remove carbon from (an engine)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Decarbonize To deprive of carbon; as, to decarbonize steel; to decarbonize the blood.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • decarbonize Same as decarburize.
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Usage

In literature:

KRIYA YOGA is a simple, psychophysiological method by which the human blood is decarbonized and recharged with oxygen.
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
He wants his plugs decarbonized.
"Right Ho, Jeeves" by P. G. Wodehouse
Annealed steel is steel which has been softened without being decarbonized.
"What Philately Teaches" by John N. Luff
These parts are of decarbonized cast steel, annealed until almost as soft as sheet brass.
"Watch and Clock Escapements" by Anonymous
The principal use of this organ seems to be to decarbonate the blood of the foetus, and to supply it with oxygen.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
The reason is that in the process of making the steel its outer surface has become decarbonized.
"The Working of Steel" by Fred H. Colvin
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In news:

Chicago Central Area Decarbonization Plan.
Can we ' decarbonize '.
The research team conducted an experimental test burn of 130 tons of the fuel in the cement kiln 's precalciner, a combustion chamber that preheats and decarbonizes raw materials before they enter the kiln .
There's no compelling scientific argument for drastic action to 'decarbonize' the world's economy.
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