Definition of Acierate

1. Verb. To convert iron into steel, or to coat with a layer of steel by converting only the surface of the iron. ¹



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Definition of Acierate

1. to turn into steel [v -ATED, -ATING, -ATES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Acierate

acidulates
acidulating
acidulation
acidulations
acidulent
acidulous
acidulously
acidulousness
aciduria
acidurias
aciduric
acidy
acidyl
acierage
acierages
acierate (current term)
acierated
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acierating
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acies
acifluorfen
aciform
acinaceous
acinaces
acinaci
acinaciform
acinar
acinar carcinoma
acinar cell

Literary usage of Acierate

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"When only a thin coating of steel is required, it is unnecessary to acierate by packing in charcoal ; the iron to be hardened is heated to redness and then ..."

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