dieselize

dieselization, n.
/dee"zeuh luyz', -seuh-/, v., dieselized, dieselizing.
v.t.
1. to equip with diesel machinery.
v.i.
2. to become equipped with diesel machinery or vehicles, as a railroad.
Also, esp. Brit. dieselise.
[1945-50; DIESEL + -IZE]

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