Definition of Embrittled

1. Verb. (past of embrittle) ¹



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Definition of Embrittled

1. embrittle [v] - See also: embrittle

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Embrittled

embread
embreaded
embreads
embreathement
embrew
embrewed
embrewing
embrews
embreyite
embrighten
embrightened
embrightening
embrightens
embrine
embrittle
embrittled (current term)
embrittlement
embrittlements
embrittles
embrittling
embrocate
embrocated
embrocates
embrocating
embrocation
embrocations
embroglio
embroglios
embroider
embroidered

Literary usage of Embrittled

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1. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1921)
"X 8. analysis that the embrittled parts of the lead are essentially the same as ... Composition and Melting Point of embrittled Lead embrittled PORTION Tin, ..."

2. Transactions by American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers, Metallurgical Society of AIME, Society of Mining Engineers of AIME., Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (U.S.). (1921)
"The surface appearance of the embrittled lead is shown in ... 4 (a) some of the particles of the embrittled lead are shown, many of which are of a definite ..."

3. The Iron and Steel Magazine by Albert Sauveur (1901)
"... say structural steel, weakened and embrittled by 3.75 per cent of graphite ; cast-iron with 0.50 per cent of combined carbon and 3.5 per cent graphite ..."

4. The Metallography of Steel and Cast Iron by Henry Marion Howe (1916)
"... because a void is evidently created at the grain boundaries, as is proved by their taking up molten copper when an embrittled specimen is immersed in it ..."

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