Definition of metallurgically in English:

metallurgically

adverb

  • See metallurgy

    • ‘It is important that any material whose properties make it technically attractive for operation for long periods at elevated temperatures should be metallurgically and mechanically stable under operating conditions.’
    • ‘Permanent mold castings are metallurgically superior to die or sand castings, having greater soundness, pressure tightness, higher strength, greater speed of production, and thinner walls.’
    • ‘This medical aspect of Chinese alchemy distinguishes it from the metallurgically based Arabic and Western traditions, at least until the time of Paracelsus in the sixteenth century.’
    • ‘He added that the unfired bullets found wrapped with it in a blanket were metallurgically different from the bullet taken from King's body, and therefore were from a different lot of ammunition.’
    • ‘Exactly what the use of white metal may mean, of course, waits on more complex investigation, both metallurgically and archaeologically.’

Pronunciation

metallurgically

/mɛtəˈləːdʒɪk(ə)li/