nickelize

[ nik-uh-lahyz ]
/ ˈnɪk əˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), nick·el·ized, nick·el·iz·ing.

to nickel-plate.
Also especially British, nick·el·ise.

Origin of nickelize

First recorded in 1870–75; nickel + -ize
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