ebonize

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verb eb·o·nize \ˈe-bə-ˌnīz\

Definition of ebonize

ebonized

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ebonizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to stain black in imitation of ebony

Circa 1828

First Known Use of ebonize

circa 1828


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