carbon steel definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a range of alloys of metal and carbon whoever properties be determined by the percentage of carbon.
    • metallic whose faculties are determined by the actual quantity of carbon it contains
  • others:
    • Steel deriving its characteristics from carbon chiefly, minus the presence of various other alloying elements; -- in opposition to alloy metal.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "carbon steel"
    • Any of a range of alloys of metal…
    • View More
  • Antonym for "carbon steel"
  • Hyponym for "carbon steel"
54 votes

How would you define carbon steel?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!