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n. - The most common and most useful metallic element, being of almost universal occurrence, usually in the form of an oxide (as hematite, magnetite, etc.), or a hydrous oxide (as limonite, turgite, etc.). It is reduced on an enormous scale in three principal forms; viz., cast iron, steel, and wrought iron. Iron usually appears dark brown, from oxidation or impurity, but when pure, or on a fresh surface, is a gray or white metal. It is easily oxidized (rusted) by moisture, and is attacked by many corrosive agents. Symbol Fe (Latin Ferrum). Atomic weight 55.9. Specific gravity, pure iron, 7.86; cast iron, 7.1. In magnetic properties, it is superior to all other substances. 2
n. - An instrument or utensil made of iron; -- chiefly in composition; as, a flatiron, a smoothing iron, etc. 2
n. - Fetters; chains; handcuffs; manacles. 2
n. - Strength; power; firmness; inflexibility; as, to rule with a rod of iron. 2
n. - Of, or made of iron; consisting of iron; as, an iron bar, dust. 2
n. - Resembling iron in color; as, iron blackness. 2
n. - Like iron in hardness, strength, impenetrability, power of endurance, insensibility, etc.; 2
n. - Rude; hard; harsh; severe. 2
n. - Firm; robust; enduring; as, an iron constitution. 2
n. - Inflexible; unrelenting; as, an iron will. 2
n. - Not to be broken; holding or binding fast; tenacious. 2
v. t. - To smooth with an instrument of iron; especially, to smooth, as cloth, with a heated flatiron; -- sometimes used with out. 2
v. t. - To shackle with irons; to fetter or handcuff. 2
v. t. - To furnish or arm with iron; as, to iron a wagon. 2
n. - An iron-headed club with a deep face, chiefly used in making approaches, lifting a ball over hazards, etc. 2

The word "iron" uses 4 letters: I N O R.

Direct anagrams of iron:
  inro   noir   nori

Words formed by adding one letter before or after iron (in bold), or to inor in any order:
a -   noria   b -   robin   c -   orcin   e -   irone   g -   giron   groin   h -   rhino   m -   minor   p -   orpin   prion   s -   irons   noirs   noris   ornis   rosin   t -   intro   nitro   y -   irony  

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in   ion   no   nor   on   or   rin  

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