Definition of "gasification" []

  • To make into or become a gas (verb)
  • To subject (coal, etc) to destructive distillation to produce gas, esp for use as a fuel (verb)
  • Action of gasifying. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Process of transforming carbon-based materials into a mix of carbon monoxide and hydrogen that can serve as fuel. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gasification" in a sentence
  • "Ting Wang, mechanical engineering professor at the University of New Orleans, said "plasma gasification is a good technology, but when building any plant, its economics and the surrounding community must be considered.""
  • "At considerably less than $200/barrel even coal gasification is profitable."
  • "Then we have the coal gasification project, which is starting up next month and we call gasification project, which will startup about a year later."