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Definition of the noun alpha iron
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- a magnetic allotrope of iron; stable below 906 degrees centigrade
- lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
- more generic terms: atomic number 26 / Fe / iron = a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament
- substance of: ferrite = a solid solution in which alpha iron is the solvent
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by Mel Schwartz
Alpha Iron The bodycentered cubic form of pure iron, stable below 910°C (1670°F). Alpha Model 1 A type of weartesting machine consisting of a conforming or.
by Alireza Bahadori, Scott T. Smith
Alpha Iron The body-centered cubic ...
by Robert A. Lewis
Properties: Allotrope of iron, stable between 1400C and melting point of iron; structurally identical to alpha iron. delta ray. A particle, especially an electron, ejected from matter by ionizing radiation. delustrant. A substance used to produce dull ...
Encyclopedia of Tribology (1990)
by C. Kajdas, E. Wilusz, S. Harvey
ALPHA IRON (Fe) A solid phase of pure iron which is stable at temperatures ...
by Taniya Sachdeva
Beta iron Similar to alpha iron, it is a non-magnetic allotrope of pure iron which remains stable between 770°C and 910°C. Beta particle It is the electron emitted from the nucleus when a neutron decays to a proton and an electron. Betatron It is ...
by John Daintith
alpha iron. The allotropic form of iron that is stable below 906°C. It has a body-centred cubic crystal structure and is ferromagnetic up to its Curie temperature (768°C). See also beta iron, ferrite. alpha particle (a-particle).
by Joseph R. Davis, ASM International
alpha iron. The body-centered cubic form of pure iron, stable below 910 °C (1670 °F). alpha (a) loss peak. In dynamic mechanical or dielectric measurement, the first peak in the damping curve below the melt, in order of decreasing ...
Power Industry Dictionary (1996)
by Ann Chambers, Susan D. Kerr
Ferrite Designation assigned to alpha iron containing elements in solid solution. Ferritic stainless steel Magnetic stainless steel with a microstructure of alpha ferrite. Chromium content ranges between 11.5 percent and 27 percent with no ...
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