[ graf-i-tahyz ]
/ ˈgræf ɪˌtaɪz /
verb (used with object), graph·i·tized, graph·i·tiz·ing.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also especially British, graph·i·tise .
OTHER WORDS FROM graphitizegraph·i·ti·za·tion, nounun·graph·i·tized, adjective
Words nearby graphitize
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British Dictionary definitions for graphitize
/ (ˈɡræfɪˌtaɪz) /
to convert (a substance) into graphite, usually by heating
to coat or impregnate with graphite
Derived forms of graphitizegraphitization or graphitisation, noun
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