Definition of martensitic in English:



  • See martensite

    • ‘The martensitic stainless steels can be welded in the annealed or fully hardened condition, usually without preheat or postheat.’
    • ‘Exceptions include highly alloyed ferritic stainless steels, some of the martensitic stainless steels, and a few of the free-machining grades.’
    • ‘The swirler is formed of a powder sintered compact of martensitic stainless steel having corrosion resistance and wear resistance.’
    • ‘The martensitic, age-hardenable martensitic and semi-finished grades are used for small forgings.’
    • ‘The martensitic stainless steels are hardenable by heat treatment and are magnetic.’