Definitions for vitrifyˈvɪ trəˌfaɪ

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  1. vitrify(verb)

    change into glass or a glass-like substance by applying heat

  2. vitrify(verb)

    undergo vitrification; become glassy or glass-like

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  1. vitrify(Verb)

    to be made into glass, especially through heat

  2. Origin: From Latin vitrum ‘glass’ + -fy.

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  1. Vitrify(verb)

    to convert into, or cause to resemble, glass or a glassy substance, by heat and fusion

  2. Vitrify(verb)

    to become glass; to be converted into glass

  3. Origin: [F. vitrifier; L. vitrum glass + -ficare to make. See Vitreous, -fy.]

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