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- n. A famous type of steel from India, much admired for making sword blades.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A species of steel imported from the East Indies, valued for making edge tools; Indian steel. It has in combination a minute portion of alumina and silica.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name given to steel made in India by fusing iron with carbonaceous matter.
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