[ fer-oh-kroh-mee-uh m ]
/ ˌfɛr oʊˈkroʊ mi əm /
a ferroalloy containing up to 70 percent chromium.
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Also fer·ro·chrome [fer-uh-krohm] /ˈfɛr əˌkroʊm/.
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British Dictionary definitions for ferrochromium
/ (ˌfɛrəʊˈkrəʊmɪəm) /
an alloy of iron and chromium (60–72 per cent), used in the production of very hard steel
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