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English definition of “anodize”

anodize

verb [T] specialized (UK usually anodise)     /ˈæn.ə.daɪz/ US  /-oʊ-/
to cover a metal with a layer of oxide by using an electric current Metals and metalworkingChemical elementsPhysical and chemical processesElectricity and electronics
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