Muck iron


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Muck iron crude puddled iron ready for the squeezer or rollers.
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In literature:

But I wanted to explain here that a muck roller is not a muck raker, but a worker in raw iron.
"The Iron Puddler" by James J. Davis
The muck-bar made from the blooms was fibrous in fracture, and showed every appearance of good iron.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 441, June 14, 1884." by Various

In news:

The orange color means the iron received oxygen - browner clays come from the riverbed, where low-oxygen muck preserved more fossils.
Spyder Baybie Raw Dog and 2% Muck are an ironic, rap duo fronted by Bight Club's Jeremy Nutzman and local producer Eric Muchow.