wrought ironwrought iron
a kind of iron that contains some slag and very little carbon: it is resistant to corrosion, tough, and ductile, and is used in fences, grating, rivets, etc.
An easily welded and forged iron that is a mechanical mixture of refined metallic iron with 1 to 3 percent siliceous slag.
(plural wrought irons)
- A tough, malleable, ductile form of iron that is not cast, suitable for welding.
- made from wrought iron