metallicize

[muh-tal-uh-sahyz]

verb (used with object), me·tal·li·cized, me·tal·li·ciz·ing.

Electricity. to make (a circuit) thoroughly metallic, as by replacing a ground return with another wire.

Nearby words

  1. metallic glass,
  2. metallic lens,
  3. metallic luster,
  4. metallic soap,
  5. metallic wood-boring beetle,
  6. metallide,
  7. metalliferous,
  8. metalline,
  9. metallist,
  10. metallize

Also especially British, me·tal·li·cise.

Origin of metallicize


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