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mol·ten

 (mōl′tən)
adj.
1. Made liquid by heat; melted: molten lead.
2. Made by melting and casting in a mold.
3. Brilliantly glowing, from or as if from intense heat: "A huge red bed of coals blazed and quivered with molten fury" (Richard Wright).
v. Archaic
A past participle of melt.

molten

(ˈməʊltən)
adj
1. liquefied; melted: molten lead.
2. made by having been melted: molten casts.
vb
the past participle of melt

mol•ten

(ˈmoʊl tn)

v.
1. a pp. of melt 1 .
adj.
2. liquefied by heat; being in a state of fusion.
3. produced by melting and casting.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.molten - reduced to liquid form by heatingmolten - reduced to liquid form by heating; "a mass of molten rock"
liquified, melted, liquid - changed from a solid to a liquid state; "rivers filled to overflowing by melted snow"

molten

adjective melted, soft, flowing, liquid, fluid, liquefied The molten metal is poured into the mould.
Translations
مَصْهور، مُنْصَهِر
roztavený
megolvadtolvadt
bræddur
išlydytasišsilydęs
izkausētskausēts
roztavený
erimiş

molten

[ˈməʊltən] ADJfundido, derretido; [lava] → líquido

molten

[ˈməʊltən] adj [rock, metal, glass] → fondu(e)

molten

adjgeschmolzen; glass, lavaflüssig

molten

[ˈməʊltn] adj (metal) → fuso/a; (lava) → allo stato liquido

molten

(məultən) adjective
(of a solid) in a liquid state, having been melted. molten rock.
References in classic literature ?
Magnified across the distance by the horizontal light, it stood out against the sun, was exactly contained within the circle of the disk; the handles, the tongue, the share--black against the molten red.
The sea was as a crucible of molten gold, that bubblingly leaps with light and heat.
He shoveled black sand into an iron receptacle and pounded it tight and set it aside to harden; then it would be taken out, and molten iron poured into it.
Molten lead and iron boiled in the marble basin of the fountain; the water ran dry; the extinguisher tops of the towers vanished like ice before the heat, and trickled down into four rugged wells of flame.
It was not alone that the scales descending on the counter made a merry sound, or that the twine and roller parted company so briskly, or that the canisters were rattled up and down like juggling tricks, or even that the blended scents of tea and coffee were so grateful to the nose, or even that the raisins were so plentiful and rare, the almonds so extremely white, the sticks of cinnamon so long and straight, the other spices so delicious, the candied fruits so caked and spotted with molten sugar as to make the coldest lookers-on feel faint and subsequently bilious.
She was tall, and she alone was white, and clad in robes of white, and her hair was like gold which is molten in the fire, and her face shone like the midday sun.
No silver will I give thee, unless I were to pour it molten down thy avaricious throat no, not a silver penny will I give thee, Nazarene, were it to save thee from the deep damnation thy whole life has merited
In the making of steel, a chemical analysis is made of each caldron of molten pig-iron, when it starts on its way to be refined, and this analysis is sent by telephone to the steelmaker, so that he will know exactly how each potful is to be handled.
It must be, if the nebular hypothesis has any truth, older than our world; and long before this earth ceased to be molten, life upon its surface must have begun its course.
said Felton; "do you not see that each of your words burns me like molten lead?
During this time Danglars fixed his piercing glance on the young man, on whose heart Caderousse's words fell like molten lead.
It runs as straight as an arrow ' and I pay for the water as though it were molten silver.