Bessemer steel


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Bessemer steel

[′bes·ə·mər ′stēl]
(metallurgy)
Steel manufactured by the Bessemer process.
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Steel producers retained the upper hand and continued to produce Bessemer steel rails, using the same core production technology developed by Henry Bessemer in the mid-nineteenth century.
It became apparent to many railroads that Bessemer steel rails were giving less than the expected length of service.