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ebonize

[ eb-uh-nahyz ]
/ 藞蓻b 蓹藢na瑟z /
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verb (used with object), eb路on路ized, eb路on路iz路ing.
to stain or finish black in imitation of ebony.
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Also especially British, eb路on路ise .

Origin of ebonize

First recorded in 1875鈥80; ebon(y) + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for ebonize

ebonize

ebonise

/ (藞蓻b蓹藢na瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to stain or otherwise finish in imitation of ebony
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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