Main definitions of electrocoat in English

: electrocoat1electrocoat2

electrocoat1

noun

technical
  • A coating applied to an object by immersing it in a colloidal suspension of particles and making it act as one of a pair of electrodes that apply an electric field, so that the particles migrate towards it; a coating added by electrophoretic deposition.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Daily Telegraph. From electro- + coat.

Pronunciation

electrocoat

/ɪˈlɛktrəʊkəʊt/

Main definitions of electrocoat in English

: electrocoat1electrocoat2

electrocoat2

verb

technical
  • with object To apply a coating to (an object) by electrocoating.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From electro- + coat.

Pronunciation

electrocoat

/ɪˈlɛktrəʊkəʊt/