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Definition of speiss in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A mixture of impure compounds of arsenic and antimonium with nickel, cobalt, iron, and other metals, produced in the smelting of cobalt and other ores.
Example sentences
  • Mattes and speiss are also used as collector in smelts.

Origin

Late 18th century: from German Speise 'food, amalgam'.

Words that rhyme with speiss

advice, bice, Brice, choc ice, concise, dice, entice, gneiss, ice, imprecise, lice, mice, nice, precise, price, rice, sice, slice, spice, splice, suffice, syce, thrice, top-slice, trice, twice, underprice, vice, Zeiss

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