va·por·ize /ˈvepəˌraɪz/ 動詞
Vap·o·rize v. t. [imp. & p. p. Vaporized p. pr. & vb. n. Vaporizing ] To convert into vapor, as by the application of heat, whether naturally or artificially.
Vaporizing surface. Steam Boilers See Evaporating surface, under Evaporate, v. t.
Vap·o·rize, v. i. To pass off in vapor.
v 1: turn into gas; "The substance gasified" [syn: gasify, vaporise,
2: kill with or as if with a burst of gunfire or electric
current or as if by shooting; "in this computer game,
space travellers are vaporized by aliens" [syn: zap]
3: lose or cause to lose liquid by vaporization leaving a more
concentrated residue; "evaporate milk" [syn: evaporate,
4: decrease rapidly and disappear; "the money vanished in las
Vegas"; "all my stock assets have vaporized" [syn: vanish,