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austenitic

[ aw-stuh-nit-ik ]
/ ˌɔ stəˈnɪt ɪk /
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adjective (of an iron alloy)

consisting mainly of austenite.

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Origin of austenitic

First recorded in 1900–05; austenite + -ic
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