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hypoeutectoid

or hy·po·eu·tec·tic

[ hahy-poh-yoo-tek-toid ]
/ ˌhaɪ poʊ yʊˈtɛk tɔɪd /
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adjective

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

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Origin of hypoeutectoid

First recorded in 1910–15; hypo- + eutectoid
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