phosphatize

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verb phos·pha·tize \ˈfäs-fə-ˌtīz\

Definition of phosphatize

phosphatized

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phosphatizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to treat with phosphoric acid or a phosphate

  3. 2 :  to change to a phosphate or phosphates

phosphatization

play \ˌfäs-fə-tə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌfā-\ noun

First Known Use of phosphatize

1866


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