Heat treatment

Heat treatment,

Definition of Heat treatment:

  1. Process in which a metal is heated to a certain temperature and the cooled in a particular manner to alter its internal structure for obtaining desired degree of physical and mechanical properties such as brittleness, hardness, and softness.

  2. The use of heat for therapeutic purposes in medicine, or to modify the properties of a material, especially in metallurgy.

Meaning of Heat treatment & Heat treatment Definition