An alloy of copper, zinc, and a small amount of nickel.
More example sentences
- In the mid 1970's large quantities of nickel brass five and ten cents coins were being melted due to the scarcity of brass.
- In the UK's nickel brass coinage (the twelve-sided threepenny piece) the alloy was Cu 79%, Zn 20%, Ni 1%.
- I just don't see the benefits to justify buying nickel brass.
Definition of nickel brass in:
- The US English dictionary