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e·lec·tro·form

 (ĭ-lĕk′trə-fôrm′)
tr.v. e·lec·tro·formed, e·lec·tro·form·ing, e·lec·tro·forms
To produce or reproduce (an object) by electrodeposition on a mold.
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electroform

(ɪˈlɛktrəˌfɔːm)
vb
to form (a metallic object) by electrolytic deposition on a mould or matrix
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e•lec•tro•form

(ɪˈlɛk trəˌfɔrm)

v.t.
to form (an object) by the electrodeposition of a metal upon a mold.
[1950–55]
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electroform


Past participle: electroformed
Gerund: electroforming

Imperative
electroform
electroform
Present
I electroform
you electroform
he/she/it electroforms
we electroform
you electroform
they electroform
Preterite
I electroformed
you electroformed
he/she/it electroformed
we electroformed
you electroformed
they electroformed
Present Continuous
I am electroforming
you are electroforming
he/she/it is electroforming
we are electroforming
you are electroforming
they are electroforming
Present Perfect
I have electroformed
you have electroformed
he/she/it has electroformed
we have electroformed
you have electroformed
they have electroformed
Past Continuous
I was electroforming
you were electroforming
he/she/it was electroforming
we were electroforming
you were electroforming
they were electroforming
Past Perfect
I had electroformed
you had electroformed
he/she/it had electroformed
we had electroformed
you had electroformed
they had electroformed
Future
I will electroform
you will electroform
he/she/it will electroform
we will electroform
you will electroform
they will electroform
Future Perfect
I will have electroformed
you will have electroformed
he/she/it will have electroformed
we will have electroformed
you will have electroformed
they will have electroformed
Future Continuous
I will be electroforming
you will be electroforming
he/she/it will be electroforming
we will be electroforming
you will be electroforming
they will be electroforming
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been electroforming
you have been electroforming
he/she/it has been electroforming
we have been electroforming
you have been electroforming
they have been electroforming
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been electroforming
you will have been electroforming
he/she/it will have been electroforming
we will have been electroforming
you will have been electroforming
they will have been electroforming
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been electroforming
you had been electroforming
he/she/it had been electroforming
we had been electroforming
you had been electroforming
they had been electroforming
Conditional
I would electroform
you would electroform
he/she/it would electroform
we would electroform
you would electroform
they would electroform
Past Conditional
I would have electroformed
you would have electroformed
he/she/it would have electroformed
we would have electroformed
you would have electroformed
they would have electroformed
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