aeration


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aer·ate

 (âr′āt)
tr.v. aer·at·ed, aer·at·ing, aer·ates
1. To supply with air or expose to the circulation of air: aerate soil.
2. To expose to oxygen, as in the oxygenation of the blood by respiration.
3. To supply or charge (liquid) with a gas, especially to charge with carbon dioxide.

aer·a′tion n.

aeration

Mechanical loosening of the soil surface to allow air to penetrate deeply. Spiking of lawns to achieve the same result.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aeration - the process of exposing to air (so as to purify)aeration - the process of exposing to air (so as to purify); "the aeration of the soil"
natural action, natural process, action, activity - a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings); "the action of natural forces"; "volcanic activity"
2.aeration - the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescentaeration - the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent
change of state - the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics
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