galvanize

(redirected from galvanise)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Wikipedia.

galvanize

[′gal·və‚nīz]
(metallurgy)
To deposit zinc on the surface of iron or steel by the processes of hot dipping, sherardizing, or sometimes electroplating.

galvanize

To coat steel or iron with zinc, as, for example, by immersing it in a bath of molten zinc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Jeremy Woolridge and family 2015 2016 PS138m PS--Manufacturing Jeremy Woolridge runs the Willenhallbased Wedge Group which galvanises steel and iron components.
It also galvanises steel for metal fabricators based in South Wales.
to galvanise the three anchors of a replica 1930s Dutch commercial barge.