Bower-Barff process


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Bower-Barff process

[¦bau̇·ər ¦bärf ‚präs·əs]
(metallurgy)
A method of coating iron or steel with magnetic oxide, such as Fe3O4, in order to minimize atmospheric corrosion.
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