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crucible steel

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crucible steel

n
(Metallurgy) a high-quality steel made by melting wrought iron, charcoal, and other additives in a crucible
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Noun1.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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crucible steel

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