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{adj: electric, galvanic, galvanizing, galvanising} affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling
"gave an electric reading of the play"
"the new leader had a galvanic effect on morale"

{n: chicken wire} a galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh; used to build fences

{n: corrugated iron} usually galvanized sheet iron or sheet steel shaped into straight parallel ridges and hollows

{n: galvanized iron} iron that is coated with zinc to protect it from rust

{n: zinc, Zn, atomic number 30} a bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs as zinc sulphide in zinc blende

{v: startle, galvanize, galvanise} to stimulate to action
"..startled him awake"
"galvanized into action"


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