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  1. [historical] The process of electroplating a copper engraving with iron or steel.


Acierage is the coating of a copper plate with steel by voltaic electricity.

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Google previewBritish Manufacturing Industries: Paper, by Prof. Archer. Printing and bookbinding, by J. Hatton. Engraving, by S. Davenport. Photography, by P. L. Foster. Toys, by G. C. T. Bartley. 4 ed (1892)

by G. Phillips Bevan

Acierage is a process, by means of which an iron face is deposited upon the surface of an engraved copper plate by the action of the battery, thereby obtaining greater durability, without injury to the artistic character of the work as originally ...

Google previewBritish Manufacturing Industries (1876)

by G. Phillips Bevan

Acierage is a process, ...

Google previewWebster's Practical Dictionary (1910)

A Practical Dictionary of the English Language Giving the Correct Spelling, Pronunciation and Definitions of Words Based on the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster ... by Noah Webster, Noah Porter

Acierage, a'sSr-ej, n. A process of coating a metal plate with iron by means of voltaic electricity; steeling. — A'cerate, v. t. To convert into steel. Aclniform, a-sin'T -form, a. Formed like a cluster of grapes or a grape-stone; full of small kernels.

Google previewTechnical Dictionary (2013)

Four Languages by Eduard Webber

Acierage (s.); Steeling (s.) ...

Google previewThe Standard Electrical Dictionary (1892)

A Popular Dictionary of Words and Terms Used in the Practice of Electric Engineering by Thomas O'Conor Sloane

Synonym — Acierage. St. Elmo's Fire. Luminous static discharge effects sometimes seen on objects elevated in the air. They are especially noticed on ships' masts. The sailors term them corpusants (holy bodies). They resemble tongues or ...

Google previewIron and Steel (a Pocket Encyclopedia) (1919)

Including Allied Industries and Sciences by Hugh Philip Tiemann

Acierage. — The electro-deposition of a thin layer of iron on engraved copper plates to make them more resistant to the wearing action of inking and printing. Acoustic Signals.

Google previewDictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (1950)

by Ph. D Newmark

acierage. Steel-plating; casehardening [F] Aconitum. Aconite; monkshood or wolfsbane flower [L] acortado. Abridged [Sp] acroama.

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

by Various

Acierage, ā′sēėrāj,n. thecoveringofan engraved copper plate with a filmofiron to ensuredurability.[Fr.acier,steel —L. acies,asharppoint, andage.] Aciform, as′ iform, adj. needleshaped. [L. acus, a needle, and Form,fromforma, shape.] ...

Google previewThe New Excelsior Dictionary (1887)

Acierage, (as'er-ij) n. a process of coating a metal plate with steel.

Google previewChambers's encyclopaedia (1900)

a dictionary of universal knowledge

48, 5a Albert ine Line, Saxony, 186 American Ivy, Virginia Creeper Achromatopsia, Colour-blindness Albertite, Bitumen American Organ, Harmonium Acierage, Bank-notes Albinus, Alcuin Amesbury, Coursing Acipenser , Sturgeon Albite.

Google previewTwentieth Century Dictionary (1914)

Containing Every Useful Word in the English Language, with Its Correct Spelling, Accurate Pronunciation and Exact Meaning According to Webster and Worcester. To which is Added An Encyclopaedia of Valuable Information, Also a Complete Supplement of New Words by Charles C. Parker

Acierage (as'er-aj), n. a process of coating a metal plate with steel. Aciform (as'e- fonn), a. needle-shaped. Acosmist (a-kos'mist), n. one who denies the existence of the world. Acreage (a'ker-aj), n. the number of acres in a piece of land.

Google previewThe junior encyclopedia britannica (1897)

a reference library of general knowledge by L. Brent Vaughan

Acierage (a' se- er-iij ), a process by which an engraved copper-plate or an electrotype from an engraved plate of steel or copper has a film of iron deposited over its surface by electricity in order to protect the engraving from wear in printing.

Google previewUre̓s Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines (1878)

Containing a Clear Exposition of Their Principles and Practice by Andrew Ure, Robert Hunt

of iron, having ammonia for its basis, the wire of the positive pole is immediately acted upon, while that of the negative pole receives a deposit of the metal of the solution— this is the principle of the process which we have named “ acierage.

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Acierage Meaning

Video shows what acierage means. The process of electroplating a copper engraving with iron or steel.. acierage synonyms: steeling. acierage pronunciation.

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