What does sinter mean?

Definitions for sinterˈsɪn tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sinter(verb)

    cause (ores or powdery metals) to become a coherent mass by heating without melting


  1. sinter(Noun)

    An alluvial sediment deposited by a mineral spring.

  2. sinter(Noun)

    A mass formed by sintering.

  3. sinter(Noun)

    A mixture of iron ore and fluxes added to a blast furnace.

  4. sinter(Verb)

    To compact and heat a powder to form a solid mass.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sinter(noun)

    dross, as of iron; the scale which files from iron when hammered; -- applied as a name to various minerals

  2. Origin: [G. Cf. Cinder.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sinter

    sin′tėr, n. a name given to rocks precipitated in a crystalline form from mineral waters. [Ger.]

Anagrams for sinter »

  1. inters

  2. triens

  3. insert

  4. Strine

  5. inerts


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sinter in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sinter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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