noun, plural steelworks. (used with a singular or plural verb)
an establishment where steel is made and often manufactured into girders, rails, etc.
steel parts or articles.
the steel frame or superstructure of a building, bridge, etc.
(functioning as singular or pl) a plant in which steel is made from iron ore and rolled or forged into blooms, billets, bars, or sheets
a frame, foundation, or building, or article made of steel: the steelwork of a skyscraper
adjective, steelier, steeliest. 1. consisting or made of steel. 2. resembling or suggesting steel, as in color, strength, or hardness.
noun 1. a portable balance with two unequal arms, the longer one having a movable counterpoise and the shorter one bearing a hook or the like for holding the object to be weighed. noun 1. a portable balance consisting of a pivoted bar with two unequal arms. The load is suspended from the shorter one […]
noun 1. Jan [yahn] /yɑn/ (Show IPA), 1626–79, Dutch painter. noun 1. Jan (jɑn). 1626–79, Dutch genre painter noun (South African) 1. (in South Africa) the white grape variety known elsewhere as Chenin Blanc 2. any of the white wines made from this grape
noun, plural steenboks (especially collectively) steenbok. 1. a small antelope, Raphicerus campestris, of grassy areas of eastern and southern Africa. noun (pl) -boks, -bok 1. a small antelope, Raphicerus campestris, of central and southern Africa, having a reddish-brown coat and straight smooth horns Also called steinbok