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galvanized

adjective uk ( UK usually galvanised)   /ˈɡæl.və.naɪzd/ us  
Galvanized metal is covered with a thin layer of zinc to protect it: galvanized iron/steel galvanized nails/rivets
Translations of “galvanized”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鍍鋅的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 镀锌的…
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