carbon steel to which various elements, as chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, molybdenum, nickel, tungsten, or vanadium, have been added in sufficient amounts to obtain desirable physical and chemical properties.
Take a brain made up of super-charged magnetic crystals enclosed in a leaden cranium and shielded by alloy steel.
Robots of the World! Arise! Mari Wolf
alloy steel has a varying but small percentage of other elements mixed with it to give certain desired qualities.
Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting Harold P. Manly
- Alloyed junction
noun a semiconductor junction used in some junction transistors and formed by alloying metal contacts, functioning as emitter and collector regions, to a wafer of semiconductor that acts as the base region Compare diffused junction
a substance composed of two or more metals, or of a metal or metals with a nonmetal, intimately mixed, as by fusion or electrodeposition. a less costly metal mixed with a more valuable one. standard; quality; fineness. admixture, as of good with evil. anything added that serves to reduce quality or purity. to mix (metals […]
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agreeable, acceptable, or commendable: an all-right plan. Historical Examples “I will put it allright to-morrow, Sir,” said my distressed employ. Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 108, January 19, 1895 Various The hut of allright attacked by them; plundered of every thing it had in it. The History of Tasmania , Volume II (of 2) […]