hot-draw

[ hot-draw ]
/ ˈhɒtˈdrɔ /

verb (used with object), hot-drew, hot-drawn, hot-draw·ing.

Metalworking. to draw (wire, tubing, etc.) at a temperature high enough to permit recrystallization.

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Origin of hot-draw

First recorded in 1895–1900
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