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vanadium steel

noun
1.
an alloy steel containing vanadium.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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vanadium steel

noun
1.
(engineering) steel containing up to 0.5 per cent vanadium, usually with 1.1–1.5 per cent chromium and 0.4–0.5 per cent carbon to increase its tensile strength and elasticity
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