Definition of "liquefier" [liq•ue•fi•er]

  • A device used to liquify gases (by cooling and compression) (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "liquefier" in a sentence
  • "This hormone functions as a liquefier of fats and serves to soothe pain."
  • "The air-liquefier furnished a supply of liquid air; the gas escaping from the liquefier consisted largely of nitrogen; this mixture was liquefied under pressure in a bulb cooled by the liquid air boiling under reduced pressure."
  • "The motor has since been replaced by a more powerful one; but the compressor and liquefier have given no trouble, and still work as satisfactorily as when first purchased."