Angle iron

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angle iron

[′aŋ·gəl ‚ī·ərn]
(civil engineering)
An L-shaped cleat or brace.
A length of steel having a cross section resembling the letter L.

Angle iron

A steel section, either hot-rolled or cold-formed, consisting of two legs, almost always at a right angle.

angle iron, angle bar

An L-shaped iron or steel bar or structural steel member.
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Keep the workstands close together to prevent the angle irons from loosening their grip.
A hose clamp was moved down the mast over the angle iron during travel to hold the mast firmly in place.