Definition of eutectoid in English:

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eutectoid

Pronunciation: /yo͞oˈtektoid/
Metallurgy

adjective

Relating to or denoting an alloy that has a minimum transformation temperature between a solid solution and a simple mixture of metals.
Example sentences
  • Silicon and aluminum increase the graphitization potential for both the eutectic and eutectoid transformations and increase the number of graphite particles.
  • The transformation of austenite below the eutectoid temperature can best be presented in an isothermal transformation diagram, in which the beginning and end of transformation is plotted as a function of temperature and time.
  • Fig.2 shows the effect of alloys on the eutectoid temperature.

noun

A eutectoid mixture or alloy.

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Syllabification: eu·tec·toid

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