Student Dictionary

17 entries found for iron. The first 10 are listed below.
To select an entry, click on it.
Main Entry: 1iron
Pronunciation: primarystressimacr(-schwa)rn
Function: noun
1 : a heavy magnetic silver-white metallic element that quickly rusts in moist air, occurs in meteorites and rocks, and is widely used -- see ELEMENT table
2 : something made of iron: as a plural : handcuffs or chains used to bind or hinder movement b : a heated metal tool used for branding c : a household device with a flat metal base that is heated to smooth or press cloth
3 : STRENGTH 1, hardness <muscles of iron>

Pronunciation Symbols