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platinize Line breaks: plat¦in|ize
Pronunciation: /ˈplatɪnʌɪz/
(also platinise)

Definition of platinize in English:


[with object] (usually as adjective platinized)
Coat (something) with platinum: platinized pumice
More example sentences
  • Moreover, previous studies have indicated that these reaction centers can be platinized.



Pronunciation: /platɪnʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • The platinization accomplished, take a cotton cloth, dipped into whiting in the state of pulp, and rub the platinated articles with this, rinsing with water afterwards.

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