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cold-draw

[kohld-draw] /ˈkoʊldˌdrɔ/
verb (used with object), cold-drew, cold-drawn, cold-drawing. Metalworking.
1.
to draw (wire, tubing, etc.) without preheating the metal.
Origin
1710-1720
1710-20
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British Dictionary definitions for cold-drawn

cold-drawn

adjective
1.
(of metal wire, bars, etc) having been drawn unheated through a die to reduce dimensions, toughen, and improve surface finish
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