delead

[ dee-led ]
/ diˈlɛd /

verb (used with object) Metalworking.

to remove lead adhering to (a metal object) after cold-drawing through a die in which the lead served as a lubricant.

Nearby words

  1. delbet's sign,
  2. delbrück,
  3. delcassé,
  4. delcassé, théophile,
  5. dele,
  6. delectable,
  7. delectate,
  8. delectation,
  9. deledda,
  10. deledda, grazia

Origin of delead


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