carburize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to deal with, combine, or impregnate with carbon, as whenever casehardening steel.
    • To carburet.
    • to mix with carbon or a carbon chemical; -- said esp. of a process for conferring an increased level of illuminating energy on combustible gases by mingling them with a vapor of volatile hydrocarbons.
  • verb:
    • To treat or respond with carbon
    • To carbonize
    • unite with carbon
  • others:
    • resulting in to unite with carbon or a hydrocarbon, as as soon as the illuminating energy of a gas is increased by mingling with it the vapor of volatile hydrocarbons. Also carburise, carburet.

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