outgassing


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out·gas

 (out′găs′)
v. out·gassed, out·gas·sing, out·gas·ses
v.tr.
1. To cause (something) to emit vapors over time, as by evaporation or a slow chemical reaction.
2. To emit (vapors) over time, as by evaporation or a slow chemical reaction.
v.intr.
1. To emit vapors over time, as by evaporation or a slow chemical reaction.
2. To escape in gaseous form over time, as by evaporation or a slow chemical reaction.
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outgassing

(ˌaʊtˈɡæsɪŋ)
n
the process of expelling gas from something
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