depressurize depressurize  /dɪ ˈprɛ ʃə ˌraɪz/

Definition(s):

  • (v) decrease the pressure of

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Soviet officials later revealed that a valve had opened when the capsule separated from the Salyut 1 space station, allowing the cabin to depressurize.

News

  1. Chevron Continues To Depressurize West Texas Pipeline

    Chevron Continues To Depressurize West Texas Pipeline
    on November 15, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Update on Chevron West Texas LPG Pipeline Incident

    Chevron is continuing to depressurize the West Texas LPG pipeline that ruptured and subsequently ignited today at approximately 9:30 AM CST. The fire continues to decrease in size as residual product is flared and burned-off.
    on November 15, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Fire from Milford gas pipeline explosion decreasing

    Chevron officials say the fire that sparked Thursday morning at the West Texas LPG pipeline in Ellis County is decreasing in size as crews on site continue to remove product from and depressurize the pipeline.
    on November 14, 2013     Source: FOX 4 News Dallas - Fort Worth

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