Definition of eutectoid in English:


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


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


Back to top  
A eutectoid mixture or alloy.

Definition of eutectoid in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪz
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope