stainless steel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stainless steel steel containing chromium that makes it resistant to corrosion
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Usage

In literature:

But beyond this we plump for a revival of the "cheese stewer" in stainless steel, silver or glass.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
The Hall of Records was a long, wide, low, windowless, very massive structure, built of a metal that looked like stainless steel.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
I could scrounge me a company job and have a thinking closet all to myself and two secretaries with stainless steel breasts.
"The Creature from Cleveland Depths" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
He paused for a minute before the gray plastic door marked MAJOR FRANK BRIARTON in raised stainless steel letters.
"Gold in the Sky" by Alan Edward Nourse
Its hub was a cylindrical spindle, with radial guys of fine, stainless steel wire.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
Limber those stainless steel hinges of yours and be friendly.
"B-12's Moon Glow" by Charles A. Stearns
He had built an underwater case for it from stainless steel and Lucite.
"The Wailing Octopus" by Harold Leland Goodwin
About fifty feet up he could make out the smooth, stainless-steel connecting ring where the second stage joined the first.
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
He wore thick eyeglasses with stainless-steel rims.
"The Egyptian Cat Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
He sat drumming on his desk with the antique stainless steel spatula he used as a paperknife.
"Helpfully Yours" by Evelyn E. Smith
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In news:

The house at 1403 Briarcliff Blvd in Gaston Park has a remodeled kitchen with an island and stainless steel appliances.
European Union regulators Wednesday granted conditional clearance of Finnish stainless steel company Outokumpu's (OUT1V) merger with Inoxum, the stainless steel division of Germany's ThyssenKrupp AG (TKA.XE).
Confetti Glass pendant fixture in handblown glass and stainless steel by Avram Rusu Studio, 718-389-0350.
Version is also available in stainless steel.
The ballot item will add a supplementary requirement to cover passivation of stainless steel bolting.
Stainless steel welded wire reinforcement.
Bosch 30' Electric Freestanding Range 700 Series Stainless Steel HES7052.
Manufactured for heavy duty applications, these stainless steel reels can be used in the food, beverage and dairy industries.
Fusion II, 2010, stainless steel.
Roxy Paine 's 130-foot-long treelike sculpture is made of 10,000 pieces of stainless steel.
Pour the raw milk into the stainless steel pot.
Top chefs flaunt their fancy state-of-the-art French ovens and stoves, but in their hearts many long for a simpler time, when cooking and baking meant brick ovens and not an inch of stainless steel.
In 1929, Fleetwings, Inc began design and research work in stainless-steel construction.
The Food-Master design allows you to select only the stainless steel components you need without paying for unnecessary options.
It might look shiny and clean — built of stainless steel, according to a technician — but boy, was it cold on opening day.
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In science:

The sensitive region of the detector is surrounded by a series of stainless steel rings with inner diameter of 27 cm, outer diameter of 32 cm, and thickness of 1 mm.
Transport properties of electrons in CF4
Liquid argon is contained in a stainless steel target chamber, which includes an inner acrylic cylinder and a diffuse reflector.
Analysis of alpha backgrounds in the DEAP-1 detector
The TPC detector is contained in a stainless-steel cylindrical tube.
A prototype liquid Argon Time Projection Chamber for the study of UV laser multi-photonic ionization
The tube is placed in thermal contact with a bath of liquid Argon and is closed by a stainless-steel flange.
A prototype liquid Argon Time Projection Chamber for the study of UV laser multi-photonic ionization
This bulk is provided with a 325 LPI (Line Per Inch) weaved 25 mm thick stainless steel micro-mesh.
A prototype of a directional detector for non-baryonic dark matter search: MIMAC (Micro-TPC Matrix of Chambers)
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