free-machining

[free-muh-shee-ning]

adjective

(of certain metals) readily machinable at high speeds with low force.
noting a class of steels having certain additives, as sulfur or lead, to make them readily machinable.

Nearby words

  1. free-form,
  2. free-hand,
  3. free-handed,
  4. free-hearted,
  5. free-living,
  6. free-marketeer,
  7. free-range,
  8. free-range parenting,
  9. free-running,
  10. free-select

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