ferrocolumbium

noun
fer·​ro·​columbium | \ ¦fe(ˌ)rō+ \

Definition of ferrocolumbium

: a crude alloy of iron and niobium used chiefly to add niobium to steel

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History and Etymology for ferrocolumbium

New Latin, from ferro- + columbium

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“Ferrocolumbium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferrocolumbium. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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