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cast iron

Translation of cast iron in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • hierro (masculine) fundido or colado
    Example sentences
    • It had three keyholes and as many huge keys and was apparently made of cast iron reinforced with steel.
    • There are two other classes of cast iron which are more ductile than gray cast iron.
    • Steel combines something of the strength of wrought iron with the malleability of cast iron.

also: cast-iron adjective before noun

  • 1 (made of metal)
    (pot/saucepan)
    de hierro fundido or colado
  • 2 (firm, unchangeable)
    (guarantee/assurance)
    sólido
    (will/determination)
    férreo
    (evidence)
    irrefutable
    (alibi)
    a toda prueba
    a cast iron constitution
    una salud de hierro

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