Ingot steel
Ingot steel In"got steel Steel cast in ingots from the Bessemer converter or open-hearth furnace. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • ingot steel — /ˈɪŋgət stil/ (say ingguht steel) noun steel which, while molten, is poured into moulds giving it a temporary massive shape suitable for further working by rolling or forging …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ingot — In got, n. [Prob. from AS. in in + ge[ o]tan to pour: cf. F. linglot, LL. lingotus a mass of gold or silver, extended in the manner of a tongue, and G. einguss, LG. & OE. ingot ingot, a mold for casting metals in. See {Found} to cast, and cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ingot iron — Ingot In got, n. [Prob. from AS. in in + ge[ o]tan to pour: cf. F. linglot, LL. lingotus a mass of gold or silver, extended in the manner of a tongue, and G. einguss, LG. & OE. ingot ingot, a mold for casting metals in. See {Found} to cast, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ingot mold — Ingot In got, n. [Prob. from AS. in in + ge[ o]tan to pour: cf. F. linglot, LL. lingotus a mass of gold or silver, extended in the manner of a tongue, and G. einguss, LG. & OE. ingot ingot, a mold for casting metals in. See {Found} to cast, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ingot — ► NOUN ▪ a rectangular block of steel, gold, or other metal. ORIGIN originally denoting a mould: perhaps from an Old English word meaning «pour, cast» …   English terms dictionary

  • ingot iron — n. a ductile, rust resistant, highly purified steel with the impurity level below 0.15% …   English World dictionary

  • steel — steellike, adj. /steel/, n. 1. any of various modified forms of iron, artificially produced, having a carbon content less than that of pig iron and more than that of wrought iron, and having qualities of hardness, elasticity, and strength varying …   Universalium

  • steel — I n. 1) to make, produce steel 2) to temper steel 3) stainless steel 4) a bar; ingot; sheet; slab; strip of steel 5) (misc.) cold steel ( bayonet, knife used in close combat ) II v. 1) (D; refl.) to steel for (to steel oneself for the next… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • steel — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. plate, armor, coat; temper, anneal, case harden; harden, inure, strengthen, toughen; brace, gird, fortify. See hardness, strength. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A hard metal] Syn. iron alloy, iron,… …   English dictionary for students

  • ingot — /ing geuht/, n. 1. a mass of metal cast in a convenient form for shaping, remelting, or refining. v.t. 2. to make ingots of; shape into ingots. [1350 1400; ME: lit., (something) poured in, equiv. to in IN 1 + got(e) a stream, OE *gota, akin to… …   Universalium

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