[fer-oh-sil-i-kuh n, -kon]
- a ferroalloy containing up to 95 percent silicon.
Origin of ferrosilicon
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Ferrosilicon of the higher grades is manufactured principally in electric furnaces at Niagara Falls.The Economic Aspect of Geology
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- an alloy of iron and silicon, used in making cast iron and steel