Definition of anodize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

anodize

 verb
(British English also -ise)verb
BrE BrE//ˈænədaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈænədaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they anodize
BrE BrE//ˈænədaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈænədaɪz//
 
he / she / it anodizes
BrE BrE//ˈænədaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈænədaɪzɪz//
 
past simple anodized
BrE BrE//ˈænədaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈænədaɪzd//
 
past participle anodized
BrE BrE//ˈænədaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈænədaɪzd//
 
-ing form anodizing
BrE BrE//ˈænədaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈænədaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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anodize something to cover a metal, especially aluminium / aluminum, with a layer of oxide in order to protect it
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: anodize