Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An alloy of nickel and iron.

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Examples

  • Its Cerro Matosa operation is one of the world's largest producers of ferronickel.

    BHP to Cut Jobs at Nickel Unit in Australia

  • The deal signed Wednesday by Baosteel and Sinosteel Group in Beijing calls for the two companies to cooperate in the supply of raw materials such as iron ore, chromium, ferrochrome and ferronickel, Baosteel said in its internal newspaper, the Baosteel Daily.

    Shanghai Baosteel's Chairman

  • Commercial Caribbean Nickel SA (CCN) to conduct a study on the proposed ferronickel coastal project.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Industries: low levels of technology predominate, such as, oil refining by distillation only; produces basic liquid fuels, coal, metallic chromium, lead, zinc, and ferronickel; light industry produces basic textiles, wood products, and tobacco

    The 1994 CIA World Factbook

  • Industries: low levels of technology predominate, such as, oil refining by distillation only; produces basic liquid fuels, coal, metallic chromium, lead, zinc, and ferronickel; light industry produces basic textiles, wood products, and tobacco

    The 1995 CIA World Factbook

  • Pacific Metals is Asia's largest, and the world's third-largest, producer of ferronickel, a nickel-iron alloy that is the principal component of stainless steel.

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  • Pacific Metals is Asia's largest, and the world's third-largest, producer of ferronickel, a nickel-iron alloy that is the principal component of stainless steel.

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

  • Asia's largest producer of ferronickel, to build a fully integrated accounting system for Pacific Metals which greatly improves the efficiency and accuracy of its corporate administration functions.

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

  • Asia's largest producer of ferronickel, to build a fully integrated accounting system for Pacific Metals which greatly improves the efficiency and accuracy of its corporate administration functions.

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

  • Asia's largest producer of ferronickel, to build a fully integrated accounting system for Pacific Metals which greatly improves the efficiency and accuracy of its corporate administration functions.

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

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