patinize


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patinize

(ˈpætɪˌnaɪz) or

patinise

vb (tr)
(Metallurgy) to coat with a patina
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Verb1.patinize - coat with a patina
coat, surface - put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
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