Share this entry

Share this page

nickel brass

División en sílabas: nick·el brass

Definición de nickel brass en inglés:

sustantivo

An alloy of copper, zinc, and a small amount of nickel.
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.

Definición de nickel brass en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

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

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…