Meaning of “galvanized” in the English Dictionary

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"galvanized" in British English

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galvanizedadjective

UK usually galvanised uk /ˈɡæl.və.naɪzd/ us /ˈɡæl.və.naɪzd/

Galvanized metal is covered with a thin layer of zinc to protect it:

galvanized iron/steel
galvanized nails/rivets

(Definition of “galvanized” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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