meaning of Burnettize

Burnettize meaning in General Dictionary

To subject timber materials etc to a process of saturation in a solution of chloride of zinc to prevent decay a process created by Sir William Burnett

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  • To subject (lumber, materials, etc.) to an activity of saturation in a remedy of chloride of zinc, to prevent decay; -- a process invented by Sir William Burnett.

Burnettize meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To topic (lumber, fabrics, etc.) to an activity of saturation in a solution of chloride of zinc, to avoid decay; -- a procedure developed by Sir William Burnett.