"vaporise" in the verb sense
1. evaporate, vaporise
cause to change into a vapor
"The chemist evaporated the water"
2. evaporate, vaporise
change into a vapor
"The water evaporated in front of our eyes"
3. gasify, vaporize, vaporise, aerify
turn into gas
"The substance gasified"
4. evaporate, vaporize, vaporise
lose or cause to lose liquid by vaporization leaving a more concentrated residue
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