cement steel


noun

steel produced by the cementation of wrought iron or mild steel.

Nearby words

  1. cema,
  2. cembalo,
  3. cement,
  4. cement line,
  5. cement mixer,
  6. cementation,
  7. cementicle,
  8. cementifying fibroma,
  9. cementite,
  10. cementitious

Origin of cement steel

First recorded in 1880–85

Also called converted steel.

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