hypereutectoid

adjective
hy·​per·​eu·​tec·​toid | \ ˌhī-pər-yu̇-ˈtek-ˌtȯid How to pronounce hypereutectoid (audio) \

Definition of hypereutectoid

: containing the minor component in excess of that contained in the eutectoid

First Known Use of hypereutectoid

1908, in the meaning defined above

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“Hypereutectoid.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypereutectoid. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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