Definitions for galvanized iron

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  1. galvanized iron(noun)

    iron that is coated with zinc to protect it from rust

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  1. Galvanized Iron

    Iron coated with zinc by cleaning and immersion in melted zinc. The iron is prevented from rusting by galvanic action. It forms the negative element in a couple of which the zinc is the positive element. From this electric protective action the name is derived.


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