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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The process of electroplating a copper engraving with iron or steel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The process of coating the surface of a metal plate (as a stereotype plate) with steellike iron by means of voltaic electricity; steeling.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The process of depositing a layer of iron on another metal, by means of electrical action.

Etymologies

French aciérage, from acier ("steel"). (Wiktionary)

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