carburise
British variant of carburize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • carburise — (Brit.) v. (Chemistry) unite with carbon; carburet, create a compound including a carbon (also carburize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carburise — /ˈkabjəraɪz/ (say kahbyuhruyz) verb (t) (carburised, carburising) 1. to cause to unite with carbon. 2. Metallurgy to introduce carbon into the surface of (steel) by heating it while it is in contact with a suitable source of carbon, as a form of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • carburise — verb unite with carbon carburize metal • Syn: ↑carbonize, ↑carbonise, ↑carburize • Derivationally related forms: ↑carbon, ↑carbon (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • carburised — carburise (Brit.) v. (Chemistry) unite with carbon; carburet, create a compound including a carbon (also carburize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carburises — carburise (Brit.) v. (Chemistry) unite with carbon; carburet, create a compound including a carbon (also carburize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carburising — carburise (Brit.) v. (Chemistry) unite with carbon; carburet, create a compound including a carbon (also carburize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carbonise — verb 1. unite with carbon carburize metal • Syn: ↑carbonize, ↑carburize, ↑carburise • Derivationally related forms: ↑carbon (for: ↑carburise), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • carburize — verb unite with carbon carburize metal • Syn: ↑carbonize, ↑carbonise, ↑carburise • Derivationally related forms: ↑carbon (for: ↑carburise), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • carburize — carburization, n. carburizer, n. /kahr beuh ruyz , byeuh /, v.t., carburized, carburizing. 1. to cause to unite with carbon. 2. to carburet. Also, esp. Brit., carburise. [1880 90; CARBUR(ET) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • carburize — (Amer.) car·bu·rize || kɑːbjÊŠraɪz v. (Chemistry) unite with carbon; carburet, create a compound including a carbon (also carburise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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