ferromolybdenum

noun
fer·​ro·​molybdenum | \ "+ \

Definition of ferromolybdenum

: a crude alloy of iron and molybdenum used to add molybdenum to iron or steel

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First Known Use of ferromolybdenum

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ferromolybdenum

ferro- + molybdenum

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“Ferromolybdenum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferromolybdenum. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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