white iron


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white iron

[′wīt ′ī·ərn]
(metallurgy)
A brittle cast iron whose total carbon content is in the combined forms, and containing little or no graphite; a fresh fracture is white.
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The thickness of the white iron layer on the surface is typically 8 to 24 mm in paper machine rolls (D'Amato, 1987; Zwart & Farrel, 1992).
It was assumed that one half of the mottle iron layer behaves like grey iron and the other half like white iron, so the roll could be treated like an object with two layers.
Police might not have gotten to the van for hours had bewildered families not noticed the man hopping out of the still-moving van, which ambled into a white iron fence outside a house on Haynes Street.
After a while the hedge on your right gives way to white iron railings, and a good view back to the aqueduct.
Once an entryway to a French estate, this aged white iron door is 38 by 78 inches and can be used as a garden ornament or with a pair of mansion-sized gates ($3,500) from the same chateau.
Saddam and his fellow defendants were seated in three rows inside a pen made of white iron slats.
4 World Imports' floral chandelier blooms with vibrant flowers sprinkled amid intertwining white iron stems.
Nearest the lake is a white iron bridge dated 1789 and a massive stone bridge, built in 1860, leads people over to the north lodge to see a 1783 classical gateway.
The Association for the Visual Betterment of Wirral plans to repaint the white iron railings, which date back to the 1920s,at Caldy crossroads.
There are five variants -- a yellow and white magnesium supplement with vitamin B, a purple and white multimineral complex with ACE vitamins, a yellow and white zinc and vitamin C combination, an orange and white calcium and vitamin E complex, and a purple and white iron tablet with folic acid and vitamin B12.
While the other babies gurgled and cried and screamed for attention six-month-old Phiwe lay silent in the white iron cot that has become his cage.