What does stainless mean?

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ˈsteɪn lɪsstain·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stainless steel, stainless, chromium steeladjective

    steel containing chromium that makes it resistant to corrosion

  2. stainless, unstained, unsullied, untainted, untarnishedadjective

    (of reputation) free from blemishes

    "his unsullied name"; "an untarnished reputation"


  1. stainlessnoun

    Short for stainless steel.

  2. stainlessadjective

    Describing an alloy that is resistant to corrosion and discoloration.

  3. stainlessadjective

    Unmarked, spotless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stainlessadjective

    free from stain; immaculate

Anagrams for stainless »

  1. saltiness

  2. slatiness

  3. saintless

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stainless in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stainless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of stainless in a Sentence

  1. Jamie Lloyd-Smith:

    What the study showed is that under certain conditions in the laboratory, which are obviously kind of artificial, SARS-CoV-2 is detectable for up to three hours in aerosols, up to four hours on copper, up to 24 hours on cardboard and up to two to three days on plastic and stainless steel.

  2. Michael Widmer:

    Nickel inventories have been drawing. China looks the strongest in months and global stainless steel production has stabilised, many larger miners said they are considering potential shutdowns at loss-making operations. As a result, we see nickel prices rallying in second half 2016.

  3. Ronald Reagan:

    Some of your countrymen were unable to distinguish between their native dislike for war and the stainless patriotism of those who suffered its scars. But there has been a rethinking and now we can say to you, and say as a nation, thank you for your courage.

  4. Joe Ramirez:

    Safety and sanitation is our primary job, there are a lot of things that can happen with wine because it’s an organic product -- microbiological things. The environment needs to be sterile. That’s why stainless steel is important.

  5. Mouchegh Petrossian:

    Stainless steel or gold are OK.

Images & Illustrations of stainless

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    worthy of reliance or trust
    • A. dependable
    • B. cosmopolitan
    • C. frantic
    • D. transparent

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