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depressurizeverb [I or T]

(UK usually depressurise) uk   us   /ˌdiːˈpreʃ.ə.raɪz/
to (​cause a ​closedspace, ​especially the inside of an ​aircraft to) ​becomelower in ​airpressure: If the ​cabin depressurizes, ​oxygenmasks will ​automaticallydrop down.
depressurization
noun [U] (UK usually depressurisation) uk   /diːˌpreʃ.ər.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ə.raɪ-/
(Definition of depressurize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “depressurize”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)(密闭空间,尤指机舱)失压…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)(密封空間,尤指機艙)失壓…
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