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(Metallurgy) a high-quality steel made by melting wrought iron, charcoal, and other additives in a crucible
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|Noun||1.||crucible steel - steel made by the mixture of molten wrought iron, charcoal, and other substances in a crucible|
steel - an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range
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