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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Steel having so low a percentage of carbon or other hardening constituents as to be sufficiently ductile to be bent at right angles in the process of flanging (see flange, v. t. and flanging-machine), without cracking or local overstrain.


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