What is another word for Vulcanizing?

29 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ vˈʌlkɐnˌa͡ɪzɪŋ], [ vˈʌlkɐnˌa‍ɪzɪŋ], [ v_ˈʌ_l_k_ɐ_n_ˌaɪ_z_ɪ_ŋ]

Vulcanizing is the process of chemically treating rubber or other materials to make them stronger and more durable. Some synonyms for the word vulcanizing include toughening, curing, hardening, and fortifying. Other words that may be used as synonyms include solidifying, strengthening, and reinforcing. Each of these words emphasizes the idea of improving the physical strength and durability of a material by subjecting it to specific chemical processes. While each of these words has a slightly different connotation, they are all commonly used to describe the process of making rubber or other materials stronger and better able to withstand wear and tear.

Related words: cross linking, uncross linking, cross-linking, uncross-linking, cross-linker, uncross linker

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    What are the hypernyms for Vulcanizing?

    A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
    • Other hypernyms:

      maintenance, Repairing, tire maintenance, rubber repair, tire repair, tyre repair.

    Usage examples for Vulcanizing

    The new process was called Vulcanizing.
    "Great Inventions and Discoveries"
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    Goodyear was thus on the threshold of his great discovery of Vulcanizing rubber.
    "Inventors"
    Philip Gengembre Hubert

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