malleablize

[ mal-ee-uh-blahyz ]

verb (used with object),mal·le·a·blized, mal·le·a·bliz·ing.
  1. to make (white cast iron) malleable by annealing it so that the carbon is transformed to graphite or removed completely.

Origin of malleablize

1
First recorded in 1880–85; malleable + -ize
  • Also especially British, mal·le·a·blise .

Words Nearby malleablize

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