Definition of depressurization in English:


Translate depressurization into Spanish


(also British depressurisation)

See depressurize

‘And if it was, indeed, open, there would be a number of other problems, including depressurization.’
  • ‘Rapid depressurisation continued and the First Officer donned his oxygen mask.’
  • ‘Among these were two emergencies - occurring within a period of four months - involving fire and depressurization, two of the most dangerous things that can happen to a spacecraft in orbit.’
  • ‘When concrete is slowly pumped to a height and then allowed to fall down a vertical pipe, the resulting air loss is a combination of free-fall impact losses plus rapid depressurization.’
  • ‘‘We have depressurization on all decks,’ the officer of the deck cried, gripping the damage control console to remain in place.’



/dēˌpreSH(ə)rəˈzāSH(ə)n/ /diˌprɛʃ(ə)rəˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ /dēˌpreSHəˌrīˈzāSH(ə)n/ /diˌprɛʃəˌraɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/