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metallography

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noun met·al·log·ra·phy \ˌme-təl-ˈä-grə-fē\

Definition of metallography

  1. :  a study of the structure of metals especially with the microscope

met·al·log·ra·pher play \ˌme-təl-ˈä-grə-fər\ noun
me·tal·lo·graph·ic play \mə-ˌta-lə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
me·tal·lo·graph·i·cal·ly play \-ˈgra-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of metallography

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1871


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