- /gælvənaɪzd ˈaɪən/ (say galvuhnuyzd 'uyuhn)
1. iron coated with zinc to prevent rust.
2. such iron formed into corrugated sheets, and used for roofing, etc., especially in rural buildings or outhouses.
Also, galvanized iron.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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