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speiss

Syllabification: speiss
Pronunciation: /spīs
 
/

Definition of speiss in English:

noun

A mixture of impure arsenides and antimonides of 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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