[ahy-ern-on, -awn] /ˈaɪ ərnˌɒn, -ˌɔn/
designed to be applied with heat and pressure, as by an iron:
an iron-on patch for pants.
a design, patch, or the like, applied by ironing on.
1959, from iron (v.) + on.
noun, Chemistry. 1. . noun, Chemistry. 1. a dark-red, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, Fe 2 O 3 , occurring naturally, as hematite and rust, or synthesized: used chiefly as a pigment, as a mordant, as a coating for magnetic recording tape, and in the manufacture of polishing compounds. noun 1. a red crystalline insoluble oxide of […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. . noun, Chemistry. 1. a compound that in its anhydrous form, FeCl 3 , occurs as a black-brown, water-soluble solid; in its hydrated form, FeCl 3 ⋅xH 2 O, it occurs in orange-yellow, deliquescent crystals: used chiefly in engraving, for deodorizing sewage, as a mordant, and in medicine as an astringent and […]
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noun 1. (geology) a hard layer of precipitated iron salts often found below the surface of sands and gravels
noun 1. . [as-pi-dis-truh] /ˌæs pɪˈdɪs trə/ noun 1. any of several plants belonging to the genus Aspidistra, of the lily family, native to eastern Asia, especially A. eliator, having large evergreen leaves often striped with white, and grown as a houseplant. /ˌæspɪˈdɪstrə/ noun 1. any Asian plant of the liliaceous genus Aspidistra, esp A. […]