Chromel

Chromel

[kroh-muhl]
Trademark.
a brand name for a group of nickel-chromium alloys, some with an iron content, having high electrical resistance: used in heating devices and thermocouples.
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chromel (ˈkrəʊmɛl)
 
n
a nickel-based alloy containing about 10 per cent chromium, used in heating elements
 
[C20: from chro(mium) + me(ta)l]

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