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adjective mol·ten \ˈmōl-tən\

Definition of molten

  1. 1 obsolete :  made by melting and casting

  2. 2 :  fused or liquefied by heat :  melted molten lava

  3. 3 :  having warmth or brilliance :  glowing the molten sunlight of warm skies — T. B. Costain

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Origin and Etymology of molten

Middle English, from past participle of melten to melt


MOLTEN Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of molten for English Language Learners

  • : melted by heat


MOLTEN Defined for Kids

molten

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adjective mol·ten \ˈmōl-tən\

Definition of molten for Students

  1. :  melted especially by very great heat molten metal


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