a type of aerial, normally used in radio reception, consisting of a small coil of wire mounted on a ferrite core, the coil serving as a tuning inductance
[fer-i-tn] /ˈfɛr ɪ tn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. an amber-colored, crystalline protein, found in the liver, spleen, and bone marrow, that consists of combined with a ferric hydroxide-ferric phosphate complex and that stores iron for use in metabolism. /ˈfɛrɪtɪn/ noun 1. (biochem) a protein that contains iron and plays a part in the storage of iron […]
1. variant of : ferroconcrete. In chemical terminology, the meanings of and are specialized to correspond to ferric and ferrous. combining form 1. indicating a property of iron or the presence of iron: ferromagnetism, ferromanganese 2. indicating the presence of iron in the divalent state: ferrocyanide Compare ferri- before vowels ferr-, word-forming element indicating the […]
[fer-oh-al-oi, -uh-loi] /ˌfɛr oʊˈæl ɔɪ, -əˈlɔɪ/ noun 1. an of iron with some element other than carbon, used to introduce the element in the manufacture of steel.
[fer-oh-uh-loo-muh-nuh m] /ˌfɛr oʊ əˈlu mə nəm/ noun 1. a ferroalloy containing up to 80 percent .