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decarburize

[dee-kahr-buh-rahyz, -byuh-] /diˈkɑr bəˌraɪz, -byə-/
verb (used with object), decarburized, decarburizing.
1.
to remove carbon from (molten steel, automobile cylinders, etc.).
Also, especially British, decarburise.
Origin of decarburize
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60; de- + carburize
Related forms
decarburization, decarburation, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for decarburize

decarburize

/diːˈkɑːbjʊˌraɪz/
verb
1.
another word for decarbonize
Derived Forms
decarburization, decarburisation, decarburation, noun
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