Meaning of “pig iron” in the English Dictionary

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"pig iron" in British English

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pig ironnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpɪɡ ˌaɪən/ us /ˈpɪɡ ˌaɪrn/

a type of iron that is not pure

(Definition of “pig iron” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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