follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

bimetal

[bahy-met-l] /baɪˈmɛt l/
noun
1.
a material made by the bonding of two sheets or strips of different metals, each metal having a different coefficient of thermal expansion.
adjective
Origin of bimetal
1920-1925
1920-25; bi-1 + metal, or as back formation from bimetallic
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for bimetal

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for bimetal

11
14
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for bimetal