holding furnace


noun Metallurgy.

a small furnace for holding molten metal produced in a larger melting furnace at a desired temperature for casting.

Nearby words

  1. holder,
  2. holder in due course,
  3. holdfast,
  4. holding,
  5. holding company,
  6. holding operation,
  7. holding paddock,
  8. holding pattern,
  9. holding tank,
  10. holdout

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