ky·​a·​nize | \ ˈkīəˌnīz \

Definition of kyanize

: to preserve (wood) by steeping in a solution of corrosive sublimate

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History and Etymology for kyanize

from John H. Kyan †1850 English inventor + English -ize

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“Kyanize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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