arc furnace


noun

a furnace in which heat is generated by an electric arc.

Nearby words

  1. arc cot,
  2. arc cotangent,
  3. arc csc,
  4. arc de triomphe,
  5. arc de triomphe de l'étoile,
  6. arc lamp,
  7. arc light,
  8. arc of lowitz,
  9. arc sec,
  10. arc secant

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British Dictionary definitions for arc furnace

arc furnace

noun

a furnace in which the charge is heated by an electric arc
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