to coat (steel) with an anticorrosive phosphate solution, usually in preparation for the application of paint, enamel, or lacquer.
noun Sir Hermann. 1919–2005, British mathematician and cosmologist, born in Austria; joint originator (with Sir Fred Hoyle and Thomas Gold) of the steady-state theory of the universe Contemporary Examples Jonathan Ive Leaving? Apple’s New Exec Drama Dan Lyons February 27, 2011 The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally […]
noun a beach in Sydney, Australia, popular with surfers
Psychology, Animal Behavior. a relationship that usually begins at the time of birth between a parent and offspring and that establishes the basis for an ongoing mutual attachment. the establishment of a pair bond. a close friendship that develops between adults, often as a result of intense experiences, as those shared in military combat. Dentistry. […]
something that binds, fastens, confines, or holds together. a cord, rope, band, or ligament. something that binds a person or persons to a certain circumstance or line of behavior: the bond of matrimony. something, as an agreement or friendship, that unites individuals or peoples into a group; covenant: the bond between nations. binding security; firm […]