hypoeutectoid

adjective
hy·​po·​eu·​tec·​toid | \ ˌhī-pō-yu̇-ˈtek-ˌtȯid How to pronounce hypoeutectoid (audio) \

Definition of hypoeutectoid

: containing less of the minor component than is contained in the eutectoid

First Known Use of hypoeutectoid

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Hypoeutectoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypoeutectoid. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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