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molten

[mohl-tn] /ˈmoʊl tn/
verb
1.
a past participle of melt.
adjective
2.
liquefied by heat; in a state of fusion; melted:
molten lead.
3.
produced by melting and casting:
a molten image.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; old past participle of melt1
Related forms
moltenly, adverb
supermolten, adjective
unmolten, adjective
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molten

/ˈməʊltən/
adjective
1.
liquefied; melted: molten lead
2.
made by having been melted: molten casts
verb
3.
the past participle of melt
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Word Origin and History for supermolten

molten

adj.

late 13c., from archaic past participle of Old English meltian, a class III strong verb (see melt (v.)).

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