[muh-tal-uh-sahyz] /məˈtæl əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), metallicized, metallicizing.
Electricity. to make (a circuit) thoroughly , as by replacing a ground return with another wire.
- Metallic lens
noun 1. an arrangement of louvres used to direct and focus electromagnetic or sound waves
noun, Ceramics. 1. 1 (def 8).
noun, Chemistry. 1. any usually water-insoluble salt formed by the interaction of a fatty acid and a metal, especially lead or aluminum: used chiefly as a drier in paints and varnishes and for waterproofing textiles. noun 1. any one of a number of colloidal stearates, palmitates, or oleates of various metals, including aluminium, calcium, magnesium, […]
- Metallic wood-boring beetle
noun 1. any of numerous metallic green, blue, copper, or black beetles of the family Buprestidae, the larvae of which bore into the wood of trees.