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

  • v. roll, press, forge, or shape (metal) while hot


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  • The ability to produce components in a range of materials including hot-work steels, stainless steel, cobalt chromes and Inconel, plus titanium and aluminium alloys, presents the aerospace industry with large potential for direct part production using ALM.

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  • The pair were unaware that they needed a hot-work permit.


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