alpha iron

alpha iron
noun Date: 1902 the form of iron stable below 910°C (1670°F)

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  • alpha iron — n. a soft, crystalline, allotropic form of iron stable below 912°C: it changes from being magnetic to being paramagnetic at 768°C …   English World dictionary

  • alpha iron — noun a magnetic allotrope of iron; stable below 906 degrees centigrade • Hypernyms: ↑iron, ↑Fe, ↑atomic number 26 • Substance Holonyms: ↑ferrite * * * noun : the form of iron stable below 910° C and characterized by a body centered cubic …   Useful english dictionary

  • alpha iron — feritas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Geležies modifikacija, patvari iki 950 °C ir 1394–1539 °C temperatūroje. atitikmenys: angl. alpha iron; ferrite rus. альфа железо; феррит ryšiai: sinonimas – alfa geležis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • alpha iron — Metall. the magnetic allotrope of iron, stable below 910°C and having a body centered cubic space lattice. [1880 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • alpha iron — the body centered cubic form of pure iron, stable below 910 C (1670 F) …   Mechanics glossary

  • alpha iron — /ˈælfə aɪən/ (say alfuh uyuhn) noun a form of iron which, when pure, exists up to approximately 900°C; consisting of body centred cubic crystals …   Australian English dictionary

  • alpha-iron — Смотри α железо …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • iron — ironless, adj. ironlike, adj. /uy euhrn/, n. 1. Chem. a ductile, malleable, silver white metallic element, scarcely known in a pure condition, but much used in its crude or impure carbon containing forms for making tools, implements, machinery,… …   Universalium

  • iron — the term iron, as used in the chemical or scientific sense of the word, refers to the chemical element iron or pure iron and is the chief constituent of all commercial iron and steel. alpha iron cast iron delta iron gamma iron grey iron malleable …   Mechanics glossary

  • Iron(III) oxide — Iron(III) oxide …   Wikipedia

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