porcelainize

verb
por·​ce·​lain·​ize | \ ˈpȯr-s(ə-)lə-ˌnīz How to pronounce porcelainize (audio) \
porcelainized; porcelainizing

Definition of porcelainize

transitive verb

: to fire a glassy coating on (a material, such as steel)

First Known Use of porcelainize

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Porcelainize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/porcelainize. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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