vanadium steel


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vanadium steel

[və′nād·ē·əm ′stēl]
(metallurgy)
A low-alloy steel containing 0.10-0.15% vanadium.
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vanadium steel

An alloy steel containing a small percentage of vanadium, which raises its elastic limit and ultimate strength.
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