steelworks


steelworks
/steel"werrks'/, n., pl. steelworks. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
an establishment where steel is made and often manufactured into girders, rails, etc.
[STEEL + WORKS]

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  • steelworks — ► PLURAL NOUN (usu. treated as sing. ) ▪ a factory where steel is manufactured …   English terms dictionary

  • steelworks — UK [ˈstiːlˌwɜː(r)ks] / US [ˈstɪlˌwɜrks] noun [countable] Word forms steelworks : singular steelworks plural steelworks a factory where steel is made and steel products are produced Derived word: steelworker noun countable Word forms steelworker …   English dictionary

  • steelworks — [[t]sti͟ːlwɜː(r)ks[/t]] N COUNT (steelworks is both the singular and the plural form.) A steelworks is a factory where steel is made …   English dictionary

  • steelworks — steel|works [ˈsti:lwə:ks US wə:rks] n plural steelworks a factory where steel is made …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • steelworks — [ˈstiːlˌwɜːks] (plural steelworks) noun [C] a factory where steel is made steelworker noun [C] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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  • steelworks — steel|works [ stil,wɜrks ] (plural steel|works) noun count a factory where steel is made and steel products are produced ╾ steel|work|er noun count …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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