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— as in: galvanized into action
The event is intended to
support for the fight against man-made global warming and climate change.
to stimulate to action
— as in: galvanized steel
The screws were supposed to be
, but they rusted anyway.
to cover steel or iron with zinc
Much more rarely, but especially in classic literature, the word may reference Galvani’s experiment of 1771 in which he made a dead frog leg twitch by applying electric current.
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