Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A conversion of a solid or a liquid into a gas.
  • n. A destruction of something by turning it into vapor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of vaporizing, or the state of being converted into vapor; the artificial formation of vapor; specifically, the conversion of water into steam, as in a steam boiler.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of vaporizing; the artificial formation of vapor, or the state of being converted into vapor; treatment with vapor. Also spelled vaporisation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the process of becoming a vapor
  • n. annihilation by vaporizing something

Etymologies

vapor +‎ -ization (Wiktionary)

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