galvanizing


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gal·va·nize

 (găl′və-nīz′)
tr.v. gal·va·nized, gal·va·niz·ing, gal·va·niz·es
1. To stimulate or shock with an electric current.
2. To arouse to awareness or action; spur: "The country was galvanized in the weeks and months after 9/11" (Davis Phinney).
3. To coat (iron or steel) with rust-resistant zinc.

gal′va·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
gal′va·niz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.galvanizing - affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling; "gave an electric reading of the play"; "the new leader had a galvanic effect on morale"
exciting - creating or arousing excitement; "an exciting account of her trip"
Translations

galvanizing

[ˈgælvənaɪzɪŋ] ADJ [influence, force] → galvanizante; [performance] → electrizante
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He seemed a galvanizing apparatus, too, charged with a grim mechanical substitute for the tender young imaginations that were to be stormed away.
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It can be fabricated after the galvanizing process without cracking, peeling or flaking.
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Hot-dip galvanizing is one of the most widely used processes for corrosion protection of steel products.
Due to the triple protection provided by hot dip galvanizing, coating maintenance is virtually eliminated for the life of the equipment, which provides a safer working environment and defers maintenance expenses to other pressing needs.
Due to the triple protection provided by hot dip galvanizing, coating maintenance is virtually eliminated for the life of the equipment which provides a safer working environment and defers maintenance expenses to other pressing needs.
The plant in Glasgow is galvanizing 550 complex steel 'nodes,' each featuring up to 27 angled profiles, which will be joined together to form locating points around the sculpture.
THE most advanced hot-dip galvanizing plant in the UK - built by the Willenhall-based Wedge Group - has been officially opened.