heat-treatable alloy

heat-treatable alloy

[′hēt ¦trēd·ə·bəl ′al‚ȯi]
(metallurgy)
An alloy that can be hardened by thermal treatment.
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This heat-treatable alloy is claimed to offer automakers greater design flexibility due to its superior formability, strength performance and weight savings for outer and inner applications.