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ferrochromium

[fer-oh-kroh-mee-uh m] /ˌfɛr oʊˈkroʊ mi əm/
noun
1.
a ferroalloy containing up to 70 percent chromium.
Also, ferrochrome
[fer-uh-krohm] /ˈfɛr əˌkroʊm/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of ferrochromium
1875-1880
1875-80; ferro- + chromium
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ferrochromium

/ˌfɛrəʊˈkrəʊmɪəm/
noun
1.
an alloy of iron and chromium (60–72 per cent), used in the production of very hard steel
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