Russia iron

noun

: a sheet iron having a lustrous blue black coating of oxide for protection against corrosion

Word History

First Known Use

1751, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Russia iron was in 1751

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“Russia iron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Russia%20iron. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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