metallography

noun
met·​al·​log·​ra·​phy | \ ˌme-tᵊl-ˈä-grə-fē How to pronounce metallography (audio) \

Definition of metallography

: a study of the structure of metals especially with the microscope

Other Words from metallography

metallographer \ ˌme-​tᵊl-​ˈä-​grə-​fər How to pronounce metallographer (audio) \ noun
metallographic \ mə-​ˌta-​lə-​ˈgra-​fik How to pronounce metallographic (audio) \ adjective
metallographically \ -​ˈgra-​fi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce metallographically (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of metallography

1871, in the meaning defined above

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