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structural steel

n.
Steel shaped for use in construction.
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structural steel

n
(Metallurgy) a strong mild steel used in construction work
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Noun1.structural steel - a strong steel that is rolled into shapes that are used in constructionstructural steel - a strong steel that is rolled into shapes that are used in construction
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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