Share this entry

Share this page

Britannia silver

Saltos de línea: Bri¦tan|nia sil¦ver

Definición de Britannia silver en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Hallmarked silver that is at least 95.8 per cent pure.
Example sentences
  • Although the use of the Britannia silver standard was not compulsory after 1720, it is still an authorized alternative.
  • Appleby also designed medals and a group made between 1972 and 2005 from various metals including steel, gold, silver, and Britannia silver is on display at the exhibit.
  • I know you dropped it, but the fact that Britannia silver is more pure than regular sterling should do something well for the tone.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día ingratiate
Pronunciación: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…