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bonderize

[bon-duh-rahyz]
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verb (used with object), bond·er·ized, bond·er·iz·ing.
  1. to coat (steel) with an anticorrosive phosphate solution, usually in preparation for the application of paint, enamel, or lacquer.
Also especially British, bond·er·ise.

Origin of bonderize

1935–40; back formation from Bonderized, a trademark, probably equivalent to bond1 + -er1 + -ize + -ed2
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