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forge

1. a place in which metal is worked by heating and hammering; smithy
2. a hearth or furnace used for heating metal
3. a machine used to shape metals by hammering

forge

[fȯrj]
(metallurgy)
To form a metal, usually hot, into desirable shapes by employing compressive forces.
A machine or place in which metal is formed hot, or where iron is produced from its ore.
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A general problem with questionnaires about teamwork competencies is that they are forgeable to a certain degree and may lead to socially desirable answers.
The visit is significantly underlines the great important interests for both parties where experience exchanges, enhancement of bilateral relationships advancement are expected in the forgeable future to be fruitful in various fields.
I found if I fired it to a certain temperature in my kiln, it melted into forgeable, ductile iron.