Definition of Monel in English:

Monel

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Pronunciation: /ˈməʊn(ə)l
 
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(also Monel metal)

noun

[mass noun] trademark
  • A nickel-copper alloy with high tensile strength and resistance to corrosion.
    More example sentences
    • Clad steels can have as the cladding material of nickel base alloys such as Monel and Inconel, copper-nickel, and copper.
    • Nickel 200, Monel 400 and similar alloys will remain bright and free from discoloration when heated and cooled in a reducing atmosphere.
    • The same situation applies also to the welding of Inconel or Monel to stainless steels.

Origin

early 20th century: named after Ambrose Monell (died 1921), American businessman.

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