electroform

verb

elec·​tro·​form i-ˈlek-trə-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce electroform (audio)
electroformed; electroforming; electroforms

transitive verb

: to form (shaped articles) by electrodeposition on a mold
electroform noun

Word History

First Known Use

1926, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of electroform was in 1926

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“Electroform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electroform. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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