HyperDic: vulcanize

English > 2 senses of the word vulcanize:
VERBchangevulcanize, vulcaniseundergo vulcanization
changevulcanize, vulcanisesubject to vulcanization
English > vulcanize: 2 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningUndergo vulcanization.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"vulcanize rubber"
Synonymvulcanise
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Spanishvulcanizar
Catalanvulcanitzar
Nounsvulcanizationprocess of treating rubber or rubberlike materials with sulphur at great heat to improve elasticity and strength or to harden them
English > vulcanize: 2 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningsubject to vulcanization.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"vulcanized rubber"
Synonymvulcanise
Broaderprocess, treatsubject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition
Spanishvulcanizar
Catalanvulcanitzar
Nounsvulcanizationprocess of treating rubber or rubberlike materials with sulphur at great heat to improve elasticity and strength or to harden them
vulcanizersomeone who vulcanizes rubber to improve its strength and resiliency

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