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English definition of “ironworks”


noun [C, + sing/pl verb]     /ˈaɪən.wɜːks/ US  /ˈaɪrn.wɝːks/ (plural ironworks)
a factory where iron is produced or iron objects are madeMetals and metalworkingChemical elementsFactories
(Definition of ironworks noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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