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nickelize

[ nik-uh-lahyz ]
/ 藞n瑟k 蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), nick路el路ized, nick路el路iz路ing.
to nickel-plate.
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Also especially British, nick路el路ise .

Origin of nickelize

First recorded in 1870鈥75; nickel + -ize
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