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The '''Steel type''' (Japanese: '''はがねタイプ''' ''Steel type'') is one of the seventeen [[type]]s. Notable Trainers that specialize in the Steel type include [[Jasmine]] of [[Olivine City]], [[Steven Stone]], former {{pkmn|Champion}} of [[Hoenn]], and [[Byron]] of [[Canalave City]]. Prior to [[Generation_IV#Advances_in_gameplay|changes in Generation IV,]] whereall Steel-type moves are designatedwere [[Physicalphysical move|physical]], but orthey may now also be [[Specialspecial move|special]] baseddepending on the move itself rather than its type, all Steel-type moves were physicalattack.
The Steel type was introduced in [[Generation II]]. As well as introducing new Pokémon with the Steel type, {{p|Magnemite}} and {{p|Magneton}} were retconned to be a dual-type {{t|Electric}}/Steel Pokémon.