aeration

  1. the process of exposing to air (so as to purify)
  2. the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent

Aeration

Air bubbles can be formed during stirring, shaking or application of mainly water based paints which can result in a bubbled dry film.

Aeration

The moving of air through stored grain at low airflow rates (generally between .07-.28 m3/minute per ton), to maintain or improve its quality.

aeration

Type: Term Pronunciation: ār-ā′shŭn Definitions: 1. The state of containing air, or the process of filling with air; inflation; in radiology, specifically, within the lung.
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Aeration

to be exposed to air; to cause air to circulate through a medium.
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Aeration

The loosening of soil by digging or other mechanical means to allow air to pass freely, usually done on lawns.
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Aeration

A process which promotes biological degradation of organic matter in water. The process may be passive (as when waste is exposed to air), or active (as when a mixing or bubbling device introduces the air).
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Aeration

The process of exposing compost material to air.
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aeration

[n] - the process of exposing to air (so as to purify) 2. [n] - the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent
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Aeration

the introduction of air into a liquid so that gaseous oxygen dissolves into the liquid
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Aeration

Preparation of a saturated solution of air gases by either spraying the solution in air or by bubbling air through it.
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aeration

aerate. Preparation of a saturated solution of air gases by either spraying the solution in air or by bubbling air through it.
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aeration

(1) Exposing to the action of air. (2) Causing air to bubble through. (3) Introducing air into a solution by spraying, stirring, or a similar method. (4) Supplying or infusing with air, as in sand or soil.
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Aëration

A`ër·a'tion noun [ Confer French aération .] 1. Exposure to the free action of the air; airing; as, aëration of soil, of spawn, etc. 2. (Physiol.) A change produced in the blood by exposure to the air in respiration; oxygenation of the blood in respiration; arte...
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aeration

<physiology> To add air or oxygen into a liquid. ... (06 May 1997) ...
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aeration

noun the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent
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aeration

noun the process of exposing to air (so as to purify); `the aeration of the soil`
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aeration

(ār-a´shәn) the exchange of carbon dioxide for oxygen by the blood in the lungs. the saturation of a liquid with air or gas.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

Aeration

• (n.) Exposure to the free action of the air; airing; as, aeration of soil, of spawn, etc. • (n.) A change produced in the blood by exposure to the air in respiration; oxygenation of the blood in respiration; arterialization. • (n.) The act or preparation of charging with carbonic acid gas or with oxygen.Aeration: words in the defin...
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aeration

(from the article `vinegar`) ...amount of vinegar containing a mass of vinegar bacteria, called mother of vinegar, was added to start the reaction. One or two small air holes ... Aeration is a physical treatment process used for taste and odour control and for removal of dissolved iron and manganese. It consists of spraying ... [2 re...
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aeration

aeration 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.
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aeration

(1) Exposing to the action of air. (2) Causing air to bubble through. (3) Introducing air into a solution by spraying, stirring, or a similar method. (4) Supplying or infusing with air, as in sand or soil
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21115

Aeration

Aeration basically is a golf terminology hinting towards the aeration of soil. The soil on the greens which has been compacted by the traffic of golfers, is opened up by punching of holes and removal of dirt.
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Aeration

Aeration (also called aerification) is the process by which air is circulated through, mixed with or dissolved in a liquid or substance. ==Aeration of liquids== ===Methods=== Aeration of liquids (usually water) is achieved by: Porous ceramic diffusers are made by fusing aluminum oxide grains using porcelain bonds to form a strong, uniformly porous...
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Aeration

Any active or passive process by which intimate contact between air and liquid is assured, generally by spraying liquid in the air, bubbling air through water, or mechanical agitation of the liquid to promote surface absorption of air.
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