Adjective "ferromanganese" definition and examples

(Ferromanganese may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˌfɛroʊˈmæŋɡəˌniz//ˌferōˈmaNGɡəˌnēz/

Definitions and examples

noun

An alloy of iron and manganese used in the production of steel.
  1. 'Two possibilities unrelated to Triassic-Jurassic subaerial exposure are: oxidation of a pyritized surface by modern oxidizing ground waters; or the occurrence of a ferromanganese oxide crust.'
  2. 'The most common alloy of manganese is ferromanganese, which contains about 48% manganese, combined with iron and carbon.'

More definitions

1. a ferroalloy containing up to 90 percent manganese.

More examples(as adjective)

"industries can be ferromanganese."