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Galvani + -ize. Galvani was the discoverer of the process.

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  • IPA: /ˈgælvænaɪz/

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Infinitive
to Galvanize

Third person singular
Galvanizes

Simple past
galvanized

Past participle
galvanized

Present participle
galvanizing

to Galvanize (third-person singular simple present Galvanizes, present participle galvanizing, simple past and past participle galvanized)
  1. (transitive, chiefly North American, chemistry) To coat with a thin layer of metal by electrochemical means; to electroplate.
  2. (transitive, chiefly North American) To coat with rust-resistant zinc
  3. (transitive, chiefly North American) To shock or stimulate into sudden activity

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fa:galvanize io:galvanize kn:galvanize hu:galvanize ml:galvanize no:galvanize pl:galvanize pt:galvanize te:galvanize tr:galvanize vi:galvanize zh:galvanize

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