Meaning of ANODIZE in English


Pronunciation: ' a-n ə - ˌ d ī z

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: -ized ; -iz · ing

Date: 1931

: to subject (a metal) to electrolytic action as the anode of a cell in order to coat with a protective or decorative film

– an · od · i · za · tion \ ˌ a- ˌ n ō -d ə - ' z ā -sh ə n, ˌ a-n ə - \ noun

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