monel-metal

Monel metal

[moh-nel]
noun Trademark.
a brand of alloy consisting mainly of nickel and copper.
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Monel metal or Monell metal (mɒˈnɛl)
 
n
trademark any of various silvery corrosion-resistant alloys containing copper (28 per cent), nickel (67 per cent), and smaller quantities of such metals as iron, manganese, and aluminium
 
[C20: named after A. Monell (died 1921), president of the International Nickel Co, New York, which introduced the alloys]
 
Monell metal or Monell metal
 
n
 
[C20: named after A. Monell (died 1921), president of the International Nickel Co, New York, which introduced the alloys]

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