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steelworks

[ steel-wurks ]
/ ˈstilˌwɜrks /
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noun, plural steel·works.(used with a singular or plural verb)

an establishment where steel is made and often manufactured into girders, rails, etc.

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Origin of steelworks

steel + works (in the sense “manufacturing establishment”)
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British Dictionary definitions for steelworks

steelworks
/ (ˈstiːlˌwɜːks) /

noun

(functioning as singular or plural) a plant in which steel is made from iron ore and rolled or forged into blooms, billets, bars, or sheets
steelworker, noun
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