wrought aluminum alloy definition, wrought aluminum alloy meaning | English dictionary




1    Archaic      a past tense and past participle of       work  
2      (Metallurgy)   shaped by hammering or beating  
3    often in combination   formed, fashioned, or worked as specified  
4    decorated or made with delicate care  
     (C16: variant of worht, from Old English geworht, past participle of (ge)wyrcan to work)  
Wrought is sometimes used as if it were the past tense and past participle of wreak as in the hurricane wrought havoc in coastal areas. Many people think this use is incorrect  

wrought iron  
a    a pure form of iron having a low carbon content and a fibrous microstructure. It is made by various processes and is often used for decorative work  
b    (as modifier)  
wrought-iron gates     
      adj   agitated or excited  
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