metalize
transitive verb see metallize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • metalize — [met′ līz΄] vt. metalized, metalizing 1. to treat, cover, or impregnate with metal or a compound of metal 2. to make metallic: Also sp. metallize …   English World dictionary

  • metalize — metalization, n. /met l uyz /, v.t., metalized, metalizing. 1. to make metallic; give the characteristics of metal to. 2. to cover or coat (a metal or nonmetal object or structure) with metal. Also, metallize. [1585 95; METAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • metalize — met•al•ize or met•al•lize [[t]ˈmɛt lˌaɪz[/t]] v. t. al•ized or al•lized, al•iz•ing or al•liz•ing 1) mel to make metallic; give the characteristics of metal to 2) mel to cover or coat with metal • Etymology: 1585–95 met al•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • metalize — verb coat with metal • Syn: ↑metallize • Hypernyms: ↑coat, ↑surface • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • métallisé — métallisé, ée [ metalize ] adj. • XVIe « transformé en métal »; de métalliser ♦ Qui a l éclat du métal. Peinture métallisée. Voiture gris métallisé. métallisé, ée adj. Peinture métallisée, contenant une poudre métallique qui lui donne un aspect… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • métalliser — [ metalize ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • XVIe; de métal 1 ♦ Donner à (un corps) un éclat métallique. 2 ♦ Couvrir d une légère couche de métal ou d alliage. ⇒ étamer, galvaniser. Métalliser un miroir. ● métalliser verbe transitif (de métal)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • met´al|li|za´tion — met|al|lize «MEHT uh lyz», transitive verb, lized, liz|ing. = metalize. (Cf. ↑metalize) –met´al|li|za´tion, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • met|al|lize — «MEHT uh lyz», transitive verb, lized, liz|ing. = metalize. (Cf. ↑metalize) –met´al|li|za´tion, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • metallize — also metalize transitive verb (metallized; also metalized; metallizing; also metalizing) Date: 1594 to coat, treat, or combine with a metal • metallization noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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