Aluminize
Aluminize A*lu"mi*nize ([.a]*l[=u]*m[i^]*n[imac]z), v. t. To treat or impregnate with alum; to alum. [1913 Webster]

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  • aluminize — (Amer.) v. treat with aluminum; cover with aluminum (also aluminise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aluminize — (also aluminise) ► VERB ▪ coat with aluminium …   English terms dictionary

  • aluminize — [ə lo͞o′mə nīz΄] vt. aluminized, aluminizing to coat or treat with aluminum …   English World dictionary

  • aluminize — transitive verb ( nized; nizing) Date: 1934 to treat or coat with aluminum …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • aluminize — aluminization, n. /euh looh meuh nuyz /, v.t., aluminized, aluminizing. to treat with aluminum. Also, esp. Brit., aluminise. [1855 60; ALUMIN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • aluminize — verb Alternate spelling of aluminise …   Wiktionary

  • aluminize — alu·mi·nize …   English syllables

  • aluminize — a•lu•mi•nize [[t]əˈlu məˌnaɪz[/t]] v. t. nized, niz•ing chem. to treat with aluminum • Etymology: 1855–60 a•lu mi•ni•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • aluminize —   v.t. to coat with aluminium …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • aluminize — v.tr. (also ise) coat with aluminium. Derivatives: aluminization n …   Useful english dictionary

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