- the act or process of forming a metallic object by electroplating a removable mandrel or matrix.
Origin of electroforming
- to form (an object) by the electrodeposition of a metal upon a mold, often a wax mold.
Origin of electroform
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- to form (a metallic object) by electrolytic deposition on a mould or matrix
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