- a malleable iron, fluid enough for casting, made by adding a small amount of aluminium to wrought iron
C19: from Latin: soft
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Examples from the Web for mitis
Mitis has tumbled off the bed with affright, uttering a plaintive cry.
He is less strong than Mitis, and possibly less precocious in this respect.
I took Mitis in my hands, stretched them out and drew them up again.
I stretch out my finger to Mitis, who is still lying on the spot where I found him at first.
Riquet has become more patient, and Mitis more lively during the last few days.