Mitis metal
Mitis metal Mitis metal The malleable iron produced by mitis casting; -- called also simply {mitis}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • mitis metal — mitis metal, = mitis casting (def. 2). (Cf. ↑mitis casting) …   Useful english dictionary

  • mitis — metal Mitis metal The malleable iron produced by mitis casting; called also simply {mitis}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mitis — /ˈmaɪtəs/ (say muytuhs), /ˈmi / (say mee ) noun Also, mitis metal. 1. a malleable iron produced by fusing wrought iron with a small amount of aluminium rendering the product fluid enough to cast. –adjective 2. designating or relating to mitis.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mitis casting — Mi tis cast ing [Perh. fr. L. mitis mild.] A process, invented by P. Ostberg, for producing malleable iron castings by melting wrought iron, to which from 0.05 to 0.1 per cent of aluminum is added to lower the melting point, usually in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reports of Streptococcus mitis on the moon — Pete Conrad with Surveyor 3 As part of the Apollo 12 mission, the camera from the Surveyor 3 probe was brought back to Earth. On analyzing the camera it was found that the common bacterium Streptococcus mitis was alive on the camera. This was… …   Wikipedia

  • Pinus mitis — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yellow metal — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wrought-i|ron casting — «RT Y uhrn», 1. the operation of casting with mitis metal. 2. a casting of mitis metal …   Useful english dictionary

  • wrought-iron casting — Mitis casting Mi tis cast ing [Perh. fr. L. mitis mild.] A process, invented by P. Ostberg, for producing malleable iron castings by melting wrought iron, to which from 0.05 to 0.1 per cent of aluminum is added to lower the melting point, usually …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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