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aeration (s) (noun), aerations (pl)
1. The process of exposing to air.
2. The charging of a liquid with air or other gas, as the oxygenation of blood in the bronchial alveoli.
3. The act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent.
Word Entries containing the term: “aeration
mechanical aeration
Aeration of waste water and industrial discharges by physical means; such as, agitation.
surface aeration
The aeration of a liquid by the natural diffusion of air across the surface layer.
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