Definition of eutectoid in English:

eutectoid

Line breaks: eu¦tec|toid
Pronunciation: /juːˈtɛktɔɪd
 
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Metallurgy

adjective

  • Relating to or denoting an alloy which has a minimum transformation temperature between a solid solution and a simple mixture of metals.
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    • 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

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  • A eutectoid mixture or alloy.

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