Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The name for a grade of steel, no longer made, or only to a very limited extent for a few special uses. The pure iron bar was carbonized by the cementation process (which see) and then welded under a tilt-hammer (which see) at first: later the steam-hammer was always used.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.