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alpha iron

noun, Metallurgy
1.
the magnetic allotrope of iron, stable below 910°C and having a body-centered cubic space lattice.
Origin
1880-1890
1880-90
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alpha iron

noun
1.
a magnetic allotrope of iron that is stable below 910°C; ferrite
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