galvanized iron

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

Origin:
1830–40

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galvanized iron or galvanised iron
 
n
building trades iron, esp a sheet of corrugated iron, covered with a protective coating of zinc
 
galvanised iron or galvanised iron
 
n

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Example sentences
The tall clock tower at the entrance of the courthouse is cased with galvanized
  iron.
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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