[mahr-tem-per-ing] /ˈmɑr tɛm pər ɪŋ/
a quenching process used to harden austenitic steel.
[mahr-tn] /ˈmɑr tn/ noun, plural martens (especially collectively) marten. 1. any of several slender, chiefly arboreal carnivores of the genus Martes, of northern forests, having a long, glossy coat and bushy tail. 2. the fur of such an animal, generally a dark brown. /ˈmɑːtɪn/ noun (pl) -tens, -ten 1. any of several agile arboreal musteline […]
[mahr-tn-zahyt] /ˈmɑr tnˌzaɪt/ noun, Metallurgy. 1. a metastable microconstituent of any of various forms of carbon steel, produced by undercooling sufficiently below the normal transformation temperature, especially a hard, brittle product of the decomposition of austenite, produced in this way. /ˈmɑːtɪnˌzaɪt/ noun 1. a constituent formed in steels by rapid quenching, consisting of a supersaturated […]
[mahr-thuh] /ˈmɑr θə/ noun 1. the sister of Mary and Lazarus. Luke 10:38–42; John 11:1–44. 2. a female given name: from an Aramaic word meaning “lady.”. /ˈmɑːθə/ noun 1. (New Testament) Saint Martha, a sister of Mary and Lazarus, who lived at Bethany and ministered to Jesus (Luke 10:38–42). Feast day: July 29 or June […]
noun 1. . noun, U.S. Furniture. 1. an oblong Chippendale mirror, usually of mahogany or walnut with gilt detail, having a frame with a fanciful outline emphasized by a raised molding that is topped with a scrolled broken pediment with a central finial, often in the form of a bird.