ferrosilicon


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fer·ro·sil·i·con

 (fĕr′ō-sĭl′ĭ-kən, -kŏn′)
n.
An iron and silicon alloy used as a deoxidizer and to add silicon to carbon steel and stainless steel.

ferrosilicon

(ˌfɛrəʊˈsɪlɪkən)
n
(Elements & Compounds) an alloy of iron and silicon, used in making cast iron and steel
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