galvanized

galvanized
galvanized UK [ˈɡælvənaɪzd] US [ˈɡælvəˌnaɪzd] adjective
galvanized metal is covered with a layer of zinc (=a blue-white metal) to protect it from being damaged
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  • Galvanized — Galvanize Gal va*nize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Galvanized}; p pr. & vb. n. {Galvanizing}.] [Cf. F. galvaniser.] 1. To affect with galvanism; to subject to the action of electrical currents. [1913 Webster] 2. To plate, as with gold, silver, etc., by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • galvanized — [[t]gæ̱lvənaɪzd[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Galvanized metal, especially iron and steel, has been covered with zinc in order to protect it from rust and other damage. ...corrosion resistant galvanized steel. ...75mm galvanised nails. (in BRIT, also use… …   English dictionary

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  • galvanized — gal|va|nized [ gælvə,naızd ] adjective galvanized metal is covered with a layer of ZINC (=a blue white metal) to protect it from being damaged …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • galvanized — UK [ˈɡælvənaɪzd] / US [ˈɡælvəˌnaɪzd] adjective galvanized metal is covered with a layer of zinc (= a blue white metal) to protect it from being damaged …   English dictionary

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  • Galvanized iron — Galvanize Gal va*nize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Galvanized}; p pr. & vb. n. {Galvanizing}.] [Cf. F. galvaniser.] 1. To affect with galvanism; to subject to the action of electrical currents. [1913 Webster] 2. To plate, as with gold, silver, etc., by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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