hypoeutectoid

or hy·po·eu·tec·tic

[hahy-poh-yoo-tek-toid]

adjective

(of steel) having less carbon than the 0.8 percent of eutectoid steel.

Nearby words

  1. hypoeccrisis,
  2. hypoergia,
  3. hypoesophoria,
  4. hypoesthesia,
  5. hypoeutectic,
  6. hypoexophoria,
  7. hypoferremia,
  8. hypofibrinogenemia,
  9. hypofunction,
  10. hypogalactia

Origin of hypoeutectoid

First recorded in 1910–15; hypo- + eutectoid

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British Dictionary definitions for hypoeutectic

hypoeutectic

hypoeutectoid

adjective

(of a mixture or alloy with two components) containing less of the minor component than a eutectic mixtureCompare hypereutectic
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