Definitions for vitrifyˈvɪ trəˌfaɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vit•ri•fyˈvɪ trəˌfaɪ(v.t.; v.i.)-fied, -fy•ing.

  1. to convert or be converted into glass.

  2. to make or become vitreous.

Origin of vitrify:

1585–95; < MF vitrifier

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vitrify(verb)

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

  2. vitrify(verb)

    undergo vitrification; become glassy or glass-like

Wiktionary

  1. vitrify(Verb)

    to be made into glass, especially through heat

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

Webster Dictionary

  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

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