galvanized iron

iron or steel, especially in sheets, coated with zinc to prevent rust.

1830–40 Unabridged
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galvanized iron or galvanised iron
building trades iron, esp a sheet of corrugated iron, covered with a protective coating of zinc
galvanised iron or galvanised iron

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Example sentences
The tall clock tower at the entrance of the courthouse is cased with galvanized
The tower and cornices were made of galvanized iron while the roof was covered
  with tin.
It is covered with slate and copper with galvanized iron cornices.
Fasten patches using tinplated cleats or galvanized iron or steel nails.
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