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vaporize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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vaporizeva‧por‧ize (also vaporise British English) /ˈveɪpəraɪz/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 HPto change into a vapour, or to make something, especially a liquid, do this
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vaporizeThe fire was so hot that water from the fire hoses vaporized.But where the lava erupted, whole communities have been vaporized.Then, just as suddenly, that unity vaporized.What he really felt was that Liam Shakespeare had been vaporized.But even vaporized as the bond market is, it holds tremendous sway over our times.Some would never appear, vaporized, lost for ever, having ceased to exist.A collision would vaporize the oceans and raise atmospheric temperatures to 3000°F.Competition will produce jobs instead of vaporizing them, according to this view.
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Verb table
vaporize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyvaporize
he, she, itvaporizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyvaporized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave vaporized
he, she, ithas vaporized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad vaporized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill vaporize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have vaporized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam vaporizing
he, she, itis vaporizing
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you, we, theyare vaporizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas vaporizing
you, we, theywere vaporizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been vaporizing
he, she, ithas been vaporizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been vaporizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be vaporizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been vaporizing
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