iron

  • 1 iron(II) — iron(II) …

    English syllables

  • 2 Iron — I ron ([imac] [u^]rn), a. [AS. [=i]ren, [=i]sen. See {Iron}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. Of, or made of iron; consisting of iron; as, an iron bar, dust. [1913 Webster] 2. Resembling iron in color; as, iron blackness. [1913 Webster] 3. Like iron in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Iron — I ron ([imac] [u^]rn), n. [OE. iren, AS. [=i]ren, [=i]sen, [=i]sern; akin to D. ijzer, OS. [=i]sarn, OHG. [=i]sarn, [=i]san, G. eisen, Icel. [=i]sarn, j[=a]rn, Sw. & Dan. jern, and perh. to E. ice; cf. Ir. iarann, W. haiarn, Armor. houarn.] [1913 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 iron — [ī′ərn] n. [ME iren < OE (chiefly poetic & prob. dissimilated), var. of isern, isen akin to Goth eisarn) < Gmc * īsarna, akin to early Celt * isarno, prob. via Illyrian * eisarno < IE base * eis , to move vigorously; strong, holy (>… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Iron — bezeichnet eine Gemeinde im französischen Département Aisne, siehe: Iron (Aisne) einen Fluss in Frankreich, Nebenfluss des Noirrieu, siehe: Iron (Fluss) ein Album der finnischen Band Ensiferum, siehe: Iron (Album) SRWare Iron, einen Webbrowser… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 6 IRON —    Iron ore deposits occur in Anatolia and northwest Iran. The metalwas probably first worked as a by product of coppersmelting, and rare small iron objects have been found in Mesopotamian graves since the fourth millennium B.C. Iron was worked… …

    Historical Dictionary of Mesopotamia

  • 7 iron — ► NOUN 1) a strong, hard magnetic silvery grey metal, used in construction and manufacturing. 2) a tool or implement made of iron. 3) a hand held implement with a flat heated steel base, used to smooth clothes and linen. 4) a golf club used for… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Iron — I ron, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ironed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ironing}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To smooth with an instrument of iron; especially, to smooth, as cloth, with a heated flatiron; sometimes used with out. [1913 Webster] 2. To shackle with irons; to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Iron-on — Iron ons are images that can be imprinted on fabric. They are frequently used to print onto T shirts.On one side is paper, and on the other is the image that will be transferred in reverse. After placing it on the fabric and either running over… …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 iron-on — (adj.) 1959, from IRON (Cf. iron) (v.) + ON (Cf. on) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 iron — [adj] hard, tough; inflexible adamant, adamantine, cruel, dense, ferric, ferrous, firm, heavy, immovable, implacable, indomitable, inexorable, insensible, obdurate, relentless, rigid, robust, steel, steely, strong, stubborn, thick, unbending,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 IRON — (Heb. יִרְאוֹן), city in the territory of Naphtali mentioned in the Bible only in Joshua 19:38. It may possibly occur in the inscriptions of Tiglath Pileser III, among the cities conquered in his campaign of 733 B.C.E., in the fragmentary form Ir …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 13 iron-on — i ron on , a. Able to be attached (to clothing) by applying pressure and heat, as with a hand iron; of cloth items specially made with a glue that is softened by heat; used especially of patches to clothing or accessories to clothing, such as… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Iron — País …

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  • 15 iron — UK US /aɪən/ noun [U] NATURAL RESOURCES, PRODUCTION ► a common metal element used in making steel: »Heavy industries, like iron and steel, can take advantage of the government s increased public works spending …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 IRON — Cyzicenorum unus, in conflictu nocturno, Argonautis occurrens, caesus Val. Flacc. Argon. l. 3. v. 111. Incurrit strictis manus ensibus, occubat Iron …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 17 iron-on — iron ,on adjective intended to be stuck to clothing using the heat from an iron …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 Iron — (spr. Eiern), Grafschaft im Gebiete Utah (Nordamerika) ungefähr 320 QM., sich im Süden des ganzen Territoriums von den Rocky Mountains bis nach Californien ausbreitend, von den Green u. Grand Rivers durchflossen; im Osten u. Innern gebirgig, fast …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 19 Irōn — C13H20O findet sich in der Veilchenwurzel, deren Geruch es bedingt, wohl auch in Veilchenblüten, bildet ein leichtes Öl vom spez. Gew. 0,939 bei 20°, siedet unter einem Drucke von 16 mm bei 144°, dreht das polarisierte Licht nach rechts, löst… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 20 Iron — Iron, Volk, s. Osseten …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon