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- v. To shock or stimulate into sudden activity.
- v. To coat with rust-resistant zinc.
- v. : To coat with a thin layer of metal by electrochemical means.
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- v. to stimulate to action
- v. cover with zinc
- v. stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock
From Galvani + -ise (Wiktionary)