aerate

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Synonyms for aerate

to expose to circulating air

Synonyms for aerate

expose to fresh air

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aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter

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impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen

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There is even a shorter stem if you choose to aerate by the glass.
Martin knows of no other course that aerates only late in the fall and has greens as nice as Blissful's.
If a metalcasting facility properly aerates its molding sand (from a mechanical source), the sand will have the desired feel.
If Miller's scheme aerates and discreetly modernizes the interior of the main building (increasing space by a third), Allies and Morrison have pulled the site together externally.
Methyl bromide, which is still sometimes used as a termiticide, aerates more slowly and is an ozone depleter.