Bower-Barff process


Bow·​er-Barff process
: a process for producing upon iron or steel an adhering coating of iron oxides to resist atmospheric corrosion

Word History


after George and A.S.Bower and F.S.Barff, 19th century American engineers

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“Bower-Barff process.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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