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  • v. Present participle of vaporise.

Etymologies

vaporise +‎ -ing (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • One parent complained that vacations and after-school sports were "vaporising" as students were forced to organise more study periods to be on target.

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  • However, most would have boiling points higher than anyone is going to hit without vaporising water, which totally defeats the purpose.

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  • To bomb the compound risked killing civilians – even Pakistani soldiers – and vaporising any humans on site.

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  • One wonders how they distinguish the result of a 500lb bomb vaporising a truck full of wedding guests from a truck containing an IED?

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  • When the beam hit it appeared again, climbing into incandescence on all frequencies before vaporising.

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  • Unfortunately they do not make the decisions about what the government will do about such projects as vaporising the "Zionist entity".

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  • My feet were killing me, sweating so badly they seemed to be vaporising.

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  • Siddo said the risk of contracting the disease could be reduced by taking anti-malarial medication, together with other measures such as applying mosquito repellent especially to ankles and feet, using vaporising insecticide coils or mats, and wearing socks and shoes when outdoors in the evening.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Visitors were advised to minimise their contact with mosquitoes by using repellants, vaporising pads, insecticides and mosquito nets.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The principles and objectives of mechanical mixing are identical to those of manual mixing, i.e. it is important to begin with dry mixing for 2 or 3 minutes for materials such as soil, sand, gravel, cement etc. and then to moisten the mix evenly by sprinkling (with a watering can), very fine spraying or vaporising the water.

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