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steel

noun [U] uk   /stiːl/ us  
B2 a strong metal that is a mixture of iron and carbon, used for making things that need a strong structure, especially vehicles and buildings: steel girders/rods/struts a steel helmet a steel-plated army truck
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steel

verb uk   /stiːl/ us  
steel yourself to force yourself to get ready to do something unpleasant or difficult: [+ to infinitive] She steeled herself to jump out of the plane.
Translations of “steel”
in Korean 강철…
in Arabic فولاذ, صُلْب…
in French (d’)acier…
in Turkish çelik…
in Italian acciaio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鋼…
in Russian сталь…
in Polish stal…
in Spanish acero…
in Portuguese aço…
in German der Stahl, Stahl-……
in Catalan acer…
in Japanese 鋼鉄, 鋼(はがね)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钢…
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