Tungsten steel
Tungsten steel Tungsten steel (Metal.) A steel containing a small amount of tungsten, noted for tenacity and hardness, even under a considerable degree of heat. Magnets made of it are said to be highly permanent. It often contains manganese. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Tungsten steel — Steel Steel (st[=e]l), n. [AS. st[=e]l, st[=y]l, st[=y]le; akin to D. staal, G. stahl, OHG. stahal, Icel. st[=a]l, Dan. staal, Sw. st[*a]l, Old Prussian stakla.] 1. (Metal) A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties between… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tungsten steel — n. a very hard steel made with tungsten …   English World dictionary

  • tungsten steel — noun a very hard heat resistant steel containing tungsten • Syn: ↑wolfram steel • Hypernyms: ↑alloy steel * * * an alloy steel containing tungsten. [1860 65] * * * tungsten steel noun A type of hard steel containing varying amounts of tungsten… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tungsten steel — /ˈtʌŋstən stil/ (say tungstuhn steel) noun a hard special steel containing tungsten …   Australian English dictionary

  • tungsten steel — an alloy steel containing tungsten. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • tungsten steel — metal alloy made from tungsten and steel …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chrome-tungsten steel — noun a steel alloy made with chromium and tungsten • Hypernyms: ↑alloy steel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Steel — (st[=e]l), n. [AS. st[=e]l, st[=y]l, st[=y]le; akin to D. staal, G. stahl, OHG. stahal, Icel. st[=a]l, Dan. staal, Sw. st[*a]l, Old Prussian stakla.] 1. (Metal) A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties between wrought iron and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Steel duck — Steel Steel (st[=e]l), n. [AS. st[=e]l, st[=y]l, st[=y]le; akin to D. staal, G. stahl, OHG. stahal, Icel. st[=a]l, Dan. staal, Sw. st[*a]l, Old Prussian stakla.] 1. (Metal) A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties between… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Steel mill — Steel Steel (st[=e]l), n. [AS. st[=e]l, st[=y]l, st[=y]le; akin to D. staal, G. stahl, OHG. stahal, Icel. st[=a]l, Dan. staal, Sw. st[*a]l, Old Prussian stakla.] 1. (Metal) A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties between… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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