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synonyms for anvil

  • farrier
  • horseshoer
  • plover
  • smithy
  • shoer
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How to use anvil in a sentence

Researchers aren’t just making superionic ice to play with diamond anvils.
STRANGE, DARK, AND HOT ICE COULD EXPLAIN URANUS AND NEPTUNE’S WONKY MAGNETIC FIELDSRAHUL RAOOCTOBER 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Progress took off in the 2000s, when supercomputer simulations let theorists predict the properties of various hydrides, and the widespread use of compact diamond anvils let experimentalists squeeze the most promising candidates to test their mettle.
ROOM-TEMPERATURE SUPERCONDUCTIVITY ACHIEVED FOR THE FIRST TIMECHARLIE WOODOCTOBER 14, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Add too much, and the sample will act too much like metallic hydrogen, metalizing only at pressures that will crack your diamond anvil.
ROOM-TEMPERATURE SUPERCONDUCTIVITY ACHIEVED FOR THE FIRST TIMECHARLIE WOODOCTOBER 14, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Earlier this year they predicted the conditions under which one metal that might have formed between the diamond anvils should superconduct, and they found different behavior.
ROOM-TEMPERATURE SUPERCONDUCTIVITY ACHIEVED FOR THE FIRST TIMECHARLIE WOODOCTOBER 14, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
His tombstone in the churchyard consists of an anvil and hammer, wrought in stone.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
We readily recognise the fact that when a hammer falls often on an anvil it heats itself and the metal on which it strikes.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The next moment Tom's hammer was making lively music upon his anvil, and Eddie was again on his way to school.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, NOVEMBER 30, 1880VARIOUS
A few minutes after the blacksmith left me, I heard the hammer sounding upon the anvil in one of the caverns below.
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
In accompaniment, some one was beating softly on the anvil, and the bellows were blowing rhythmically.
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Madelinette fell fainting against the anvil, and, dazed and trembling, Elise hurried to her.
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ANVIL

  • anvil
  • farrier
  • horseshoer
  • plover
  • shoer
  • smithy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.