arc cutting


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arc cutting

[′ärk ‚kəd·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
A type of thermal cutting of metal using the temperature generated by an electric arc.

arc cutting

A process of cutting or removing metal by melting it with the heat produced between an electrode and the metal being cut.
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