white metal

noun
any of various light-colored alloys, as Babbitt metal or Britannia metal.

Origin:
1605–15

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white metal
 
n
Also called: antifriction metal any of various alloys, such as Babbitt metal, used for bearings

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Example sentences
It's painted the original color of turquoise and white metal flake he interior
  matches the exterior.
Tin is a soft, silvery white metal with a highly crystalline structure that is
  malleable and ductile.
The swing bar is a white metal pole between two brackets that attach to a
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The recalled mesh-sided crib is made of white metal and has four red wheels.
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