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beta iron

noun, Metallurgy
1.
an allotrope of iron, stable between 768°C and 910°C, similar to alpha iron but nonmagnetic.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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beta iron

noun
1.
a nonmagnetic allotrope of pure iron stable between 770°C and 910°C
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