[ kohld-wurk ]
/ ˈkoʊldˌwɜrk /
verb (used with object)
to work (metal) at a temperature below that at which recrystallization occurs.
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- cold-water flat,
- colden, cadwallader,
Origin of cold-work
First recorded in 1930–35
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Examples from the Web for cold-work
It was a great place for cold-work labs, but not worth anything for colonization.Unwise Child|Gordon Randall Garrett