Definitions for sinterˈsɪn tər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
siliceous or calcareous matter deposited by springs, as that formed around the vent of a geyser.
(v.t.)to cause (metal particles) to bond together by pressing and heating.
Origin of sinter:
1770–80; < G: dross; see cinder
cause (ores or powdery metals) to become a coherent mass by heating without melting
An alluvial sediment deposited by a mineral spring.
A mass formed by sintering.
A mixture of iron ore and fluxes added to a blast furnace.
To compact and heat a powder to form a solid mass.
dross, as of iron; the scale which files from iron when hammered; -- applied as a name to various minerals
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