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  • n. Any of a range of alloys of iron and carbon whose properties depend on the proportion of carbon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Steel deriving its qualities from carbon chiefly, without the presence of other alloying elements; -- opposed to alloy steel.

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

  • n. steel whose characteristics are determined by the amount of carbon it contains


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