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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Work in iron, such as gratings and rails.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Anything made of iron, or consists largely of it, especially when used for decoration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Anything made of iron; -- a general name of such parts or pieces of a building, vessel, carriage, etc., as consist of iron.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Objects and parts of objects made of iron, as locks and keys, utensils, parts of a building, of a vessel, or the like: as, ornamental ironwork.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. work made of iron (gratings or rails or railings etc)

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