cavitate definition

  • verb:
    • to create vapour bubbles in a flowing fluid in a spot where pressure associated with the liquid falls below its vapour stress.
  • others:
    • to make holes or cavities within an agitated fluid; respond upon water with *cavitation (which see): said of a screw propeller.

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