malleablize

[mal-ee-uh-blahyz]

verb (used with object), mal·le·a·blized, mal·le·a·bliz·ing.

to make (white cast iron) malleable by annealing it so that the carbon is transformed to graphite or removed completely.

Nearby words

  1. malle, louis,
  2. malleability,
  3. malleable,
  4. malleable cast iron,
  5. malleable iron,
  6. malleate,
  7. mallee,
  8. mallee fowl,
  9. mallee root,
  10. mallei

Also especially British, mal·le·a·blise.

Origin of malleablize

First recorded in 1880–85; malleable + -ize

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