Thermotension
Thermotension Ther`mo*ten"sion, n. [Thermo- + tension.] A process of increasing the strength of wrought iron by heating it to a determinate temperature, and giving to it, while in that state, a mechanical strain or tension in the direction in which the strength is afterward to be exerted. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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