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alloy steel

noun
1.
carbon steel to which various elements, as chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, molybdenum, nickel, tungsten, or vanadium, have been added in sufficient amounts to obtain desirable physical and chemical properties.
Origin of alloy steel
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • Take a brain made up of super-charged magnetic crystals enclosed in a leaden cranium and shielded by alloy steel.

  • alloy steel has a varying but small percentage of other elements mixed with it to give certain desired qualities.

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