alloy steel

noun

Definition of alloy steel

: a steel with modified properties made by incorporating with iron one or more elements in addition to carbon contrasted with carbon steel

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First Known Use of alloy steel

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Alloy steel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alloy%20steel. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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