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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 new plant at Sawtry, which was announced by the Wedge Group last year and completed on schedule, galvanizes steel items for a customers throughout the East Midlands, East Anglia and the surrounding areas.