A coating of metal with chromium to protect the metal from rust.

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  • chromium-plated — adjective Plated with chromium See Also: chromium plate …   Wiktionary

  • Chromium-plated form — Хромированная форма …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Chrome-surfaced [chromium-plated] roller — Хромированный валик …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • plated — See armor plated cadmium plated chrome plated chromium plated …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • chromium-plate — n. & v. n. an electrolytically deposited protective coating of chromium. 1 coat with this. 2 (as chromium plated adj.) pretentiously decorative. * * * verb plate with chromium chrome bathroom fixtures • Syn: ↑chrome • Derivationally related …   Useful english dictionary

  • chromium plate — verb To plate a metal with a layer of chromium See Also: chromium plated …   Wiktionary

  • chromium — [[t]kro͟ʊmiəm[/t]] N UNCOUNT Chromium is a hard, shiny metallic element, used to make steel alloys and to coat other metals. ...chromium plated fire accessories …   English dictionary

  • chromium — chro|mi|um [ˈkrəumiəm US ˈkrou ] n [U] [Date: 1800 1900; : Modern Latin; Origin: French chrome; CHROME] a hard blue white metal that is used to cover metal objects with a shiny silver protective surface. It is a chemical ↑element : symbol Cr ▪ a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chromium — noun (U) a blue or white metal that is an element (=simple substance) and is used for covering objects with a shiny protective surface: chromium plated …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • chromium processing — Introduction       preparation of the ore for use in various products.       Chromium (Cr) is a brilliant, hard, refractory metal that melts at 1,857° C (3,375° F) and boils at 2,672° C (4,842° F). In the pure state, it is resistant to ordinary… …   Universalium

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