inverse segregation

inverse segregation

[′in‚vərs ‚seg·rə′gā·shən]
(metallurgy)
Segregation in a cast metal in which an excess of lower-melting metal occurs in the earlier-freezing portions because liquid metal enters cavities developed in the earlier-solidified metal.
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