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an·o·dize

 (ăn′ə-dīz′)
tr.v. an·o·dized, an·o·diz·ing, an·o·diz·es
To coat (a metallic surface) electrolytically with a protective or decorative oxide.


an′o·di·za′tion (-dĭ-zā′shən) n.
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anodize

(ˈænəˌdaɪz) or

anodise

vb
(Chemistry) to coat (a metal, such as aluminium or magnesium) with a protective oxide film by electrolysis
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an•o•dize

(ˈæn əˌdaɪz)

v.t. -dized, -diz•ing.
to coat a metal, esp. magnesium or aluminum, with a protective film by electrolytic means.
[1930–35; anode + -ize]
an`o•di•za′tion, n.
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anodize


Past participle: anodized
Gerund: anodizing

Imperative
anodize
anodize
Present
I anodize
you anodize
he/she/it anodizes
we anodize
you anodize
they anodize
Preterite
I anodized
you anodized
he/she/it anodized
we anodized
you anodized
they anodized
Present Continuous
I am anodizing
you are anodizing
he/she/it is anodizing
we are anodizing
you are anodizing
they are anodizing
Present Perfect
I have anodized
you have anodized
he/she/it has anodized
we have anodized
you have anodized
they have anodized
Past Continuous
I was anodizing
you were anodizing
he/she/it was anodizing
we were anodizing
you were anodizing
they were anodizing
Past Perfect
I had anodized
you had anodized
he/she/it had anodized
we had anodized
you had anodized
they had anodized
Future
I will anodize
you will anodize
he/she/it will anodize
we will anodize
you will anodize
they will anodize
Future Perfect
I will have anodized
you will have anodized
he/she/it will have anodized
we will have anodized
you will have anodized
they will have anodized
Future Continuous
I will be anodizing
you will be anodizing
he/she/it will be anodizing
we will be anodizing
you will be anodizing
they will be anodizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been anodizing
you have been anodizing
he/she/it has been anodizing
we have been anodizing
you have been anodizing
they have been anodizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been anodizing
you will have been anodizing
he/she/it will have been anodizing
we will have been anodizing
you will have been anodizing
they will have been anodizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been anodizing
you had been anodizing
he/she/it had been anodizing
we had been anodizing
you had been anodizing
they had been anodizing
Conditional
I would anodize
you would anodize
he/she/it would anodize
we would anodize
you would anodize
they would anodize
Past Conditional
I would have anodized
you would have anodized
he/she/it would have anodized
we would have anodized
you would have anodized
they would have anodized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.anodize - coat a metal with an oxide coatanodize - coat a metal with an oxide coat  
coat, surface - put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
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Translations
anodisere

anodize

[ˈænədaɪz] VTanodizar
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anodize

vtanodisch behandeln, anodisieren
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anodize

[ˈænəˌdaɪz] vtanodizzare
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