Definition of age-hardened in English:



  • See age hardening

    • ‘Age-hardenable alloys are furnished in the solution-treated condition, in the solution treated and cold worked condition or in the age-hardened condition.’
    • ‘Forgings and hot-finished extruded products are available in the solution-annealed temper and the annealed and age-hardened temper.’
    • ‘From the study on tensile deformation and fracture in these age-hardened materials, it is evident that two opposing factors must be balanced in order to attain the optimum combination of properties.’
    • ‘This complex steel is described by Humberto Raposo, the inventor, as a ‘premium melted, age-hardened alloy.’’