Definition of Forgeable

1. Adjective. (metallurgy) That can be forged (shaped under heat and pressure). ¹



2. Adjective. (context: of signatures, money, etc.) That can be forged (counterfeited). ¹

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Definition of Forgeable

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Forgeable

forfoughten
forfret
forgat
forgather
forgathered
forgathering
forgathers
forgave
forgave and forgot
forge
forge-hammer
forge ahead
forge over
forgeabilities
forgeability
forgeable (current term)
forged
forged ahead
forgelike
forgeman
forgemen
forger
forgeries
forgers
forgery
forges
forges ahead
forget, when up to one's neck in alligators, that the mission is to drain the swamp
forget-me-not

Literary usage of Forgeable

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1. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1922)
"While this amount will make the alloys forgeable, twice that amount is better. ... MICROSCOPIC EXAMINATION A number of the forgeable and non-forgeable ..."

2. Naval Ordnance: A Text-book Prepared for the Use of the Midshipmen of the by Roland Irvin Curtin, United States Naval Academy, Thomas Lee Johnson (1915)
"To state in a few words the characteristics which may serve to distinguish wrought iron, steel, and cast iron, we may say: Wrought iron is forgeable, ..."

3. The Materials of Engineering by Robert Henry Thurston (1883)
"Not forgeable ; easy to melt: II. Pig iron. Obtained in a fluid state : A. Ingot iron. Obtained in a non-fluid B. Weld iron. Not hardening: 2. Ingot iron. ..."

4. The Materials of Engineering by Robert Henry Thurston (1883)
"As arranged by Wedding, the following is the scheme of the system : forgeable; difficult to melt : Obtained in a fluid state : A. Ingot iron. I. E! ..."

5. Metallurgy: The Art of Extracting Metals from Their Ores, and Adapting Them by John Percy (1864)
"... malleable, ductile, weldable, easily forgeable, and very tenacious, but not fusible except at temperatures rarely attainable in furnaces, ..."

6. Notes on Building Construction by Henry Fidler, Great Britain Dept. of Science and Art (1879)
"... easily forgeable, and very tenacious, but not fusible except at temperatures rarely attainable in furnaces, and not susceptible of tempering like steel. ..."

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