malleable iron


noun

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Origin of malleable iron

First recorded in 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for malleable iron

malleable iron

noun

Also called: malleable cast iron cast iron that has been toughened by gradual heating or slow cooling
a less common name for wrought iron
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