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  • v. Present participle of steel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The process of pointing, edging, or overlaying with steel; specifically, acierage. See steel, v.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The process of welding a piece of steel on that part of a cutting-instrument which is to receive the edge.
  • n. The process of depositing a film of iron on engraved copperplates.
  • n. In general, the operation of overlaying, tipping, or facing with steel.

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