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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.
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The production supervisor has been forced to take a break from his job at Cardiff Galvanisers since slipping the lower disc in his back at work.
Rea Street South boasted the Leamington Works of John Wash, where aerated water was produced; the premises of Rudge Whit-worth, the cycle makers; and the factory of Joseph Ash and Son, tank makers, galvanisers and general iron and steel plate workers.