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nickel steel

noun
1.
steel to which up to 9 percent nickel has been added.
Origin of nickel steel
1890-1895
1890-95
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nickel steel

noun
1.
(engineering) steel containing between 0.5 and 6.0 per cent nickel to increase its strength
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