Definición de kamacite en inglés:

kamacite

Saltos de línea: kama|cite
Pronunciación: /ˈkaməsʌɪt
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • An alloy of iron and nickel occurring in some meteorites.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Nearby is a unique 60-cm-high Boguslavka iron meteorite, which is the fragment of a single, giant monocrystal of kamacite (an alloy of meteoritic iron and nickel).
    • At times kamacite can be found so closely intermixed with taenite that it is difficult to distinguish them visually.
    • In cut sections kamacite looks like metallic iron and like the other important nickel-iron mineral, taenite.

Origen

late 19th century: from Greek kamax, kamak- 'vine pole' (because of the occurrence of the alloy in bar-shaped masses) + -ite1.

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