Relating to or denoting a metal other than iron or steel.
More example sentences
- Most non-ferrous metal structures are rolled cold, but steel is usually rolled hot.
- Prices of steel products and non-ferrous metals, such as copper, are sliding, the State Development Reform Commission said.
- The residual materials that remain after incineration, such as ferrous and non-ferrous metals, are recycled after incineration.
Definition of nonferrous in:
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