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You’ll be found, your nickels, dimes and Indian-heads fused by electroplating.
Ray Bradbury  --  Something Wicked This Way Comes
  an electrochemical method of depositing a metal coating onto another metal — usually gold onto a base metal
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electroplating electroplated electroplate electrolytic plating
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  • You’ll be found, your nickels, dimes and Indian-heads fused by electroplating.
    Ray Bradbury  --  Something Wicked This Way Comes
  • Or electroplate babies’ shoes.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • He also wanted to have "the autographs of my two names (Holmes and Mudgett) engraved and electroplated at the same time to go under the picture."
    Erik Larson  --  The Devil in the White City
  • of edged tools, The brewery, brewing, the malt, the vats, every thing that is done by brewers, wine-makers, vinegar-makers, Leather-dressing, coach-making, boiler-making, rope-twisting, distilling, sign-painting, lime-burning, cotton-picking, electroplating, electrotyping, stereotyping, Stave-machines, planing-machines, reaping-machines, ploughing-machines, thrashing-machines, steam wagons, The cart of the carman, the omnibus, the ponderous dray, Pyrotechny, letting off color’d
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass

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  • He wrote to King, "My ideas are that you should get from the New York Herald and the Philadelphia Press all the cuts they have and turn those we want over to the printer, to have them electroplated at his expense."
    Erik Larson  --  The Devil in the White City
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Associated words [difficulty]:   electroplating [9]
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