ferronickel

[ fer-oh-nik-uh l ]
/ ˌfɛr oʊˈnɪk əl /

noun

a ferroalloy containing up to 45 percent nickel.

Nearby words

  1. ferromagnet,
  2. ferromagnetic,
  3. ferromagnetism,
  4. ferromanganese,
  5. ferromolybdenum,
  6. ferroprotein,
  7. ferrosilicon,
  8. ferrotitanium,
  9. ferrotungsten,
  10. ferrotype

Origin of ferronickel


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British Dictionary definitions for ferronickel

ferronickel

/ (ˌfɛrəʊˈnɪkəl) /

noun

an alloy of iron and nickel used in making nickel steels
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