ingot definition

  • noun:
    • quite a few metal, including a bar or block, that's cast in a regular shape for convenient storage space or cargo.
    • A casting mildew for material.
    • a great block of almost pure metal, often although not always bricklike in form and trapezoidal in cross-section, the result of pouring out and cooling molten material, frequently right after smelting from natural ore or alloying from constituents.
    • That by which material is cast; a mold.
    • A bar or wedge of metal, silver, or any other malleable steel, cast in a mold; quite a few unwrought cast steel.
    • A mold into which to pour metals; an ingot-mold.
    • scores of material cast in a mold.
    • steel that is cast in the form of a block for convenient handling

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