Main meanings of rigidizing in English

: rigidizing1rigidizing2

rigidizing1

Pronunciation /ˈrɪdʒɪdʌɪzɪŋ/

noun

(also rigidising)
  • The action or result of making something rigid, especially as part of a manufacturing process; stiffening.

Origin

1940s. From rigidize + -ing.

Main meanings of rigidizing in English

: rigidizing1rigidizing2

rigidizing2

Pronunciation /ˈrɪdʒɪdʌɪzɪŋ/

adjective

(also rigidising)
  • That makes rigid; stiffening.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Mauston (Wisconsin) Star. From rigidize + -ing.