Definition of unwrought in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈrɔːt/


(Of metals or other materials) not worked into a finished condition.
Example sentences
  • Exports of steel, unwrought copper and copper alloy dropped by at least 50 per cent amid decreases in exports of garments, automatic data processing equipment and integrated circuits.
  • The 40 are expected to appear in court today and will be charged with theft and the illegal possession and illegal trading in unwrought precious metal.
  • This is due to the Precious Metals Act, which stipulates that it is illegal for individuals to own unwrought gold in the country.

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