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vit·ri·fy

 (vĭt′rə-fī′)
v. vit·ri·fied, vit·ri·fy·ing, vit·ri·fies
v.tr.
To change or make into glass or a glassy substance, especially through heat fusion.
v.intr.
To become vitreous.

[French vitrifier, from Medieval Latin vitrificāre : Latin vitrum, glass + Latin -ficāre, -fy.]

vit′ri·fi′a·bil′i·ty n.
vit′ri·fi′a·ble adj.
vit′ri·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
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Paint and coatings industry sectors receiving this treatment include manufacturers of dyes and pigments; prepared pigments, opacifiers and colours, vitrifiable enamels and glazes, engobes, liquid lustres and the like; and refined petroleum products.