Decarbonizing
Decarbonize De*car"bon*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Decarbonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Decarbonizing}.] To deprive of carbon; as, to decarbonize steel; to decarbonize the blood. [1913 Webster]

{Decarbonized iron}. See {Malleable iron}.

{Decarbonized steel}, homogenous wrought iron made by a steel process, as that of Bessemer; ingot iron. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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