Pearlite

Definition of Pearlite

Pearl´ite
n.1.(Min.) A glassy volcanic rock of a grayish color and pearly luster, often having a spherulitic concretionary structure due to the curved cracks produced by contraction in cooling. See Illust. under Perlitic.

Related Words

cast iron, cementite, ferrite, globular pearlite, granular pearlite, iron carbide, lamellar mixture, steel
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