nickel-plate

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cast iron containing alloying elements (usually nickel or chromium or copper or molybdenum) to increase the strength or facilitate heat treatment alloy cast iron , alloy iron
trade name for an alloy used to make high-energy permanent magnets; contains aluminum and iron and nickel plus cobalt or copper or titanium Alnico
silver-white metallic element of the platinum group that resembles platinum; occurs in some copper and nickel ores; does not tarnish at ordinary temperatures and is used (alloyed with gold) in jewelry atomic number 46 , palladium , Pd
brittle silver-white metalloid element that is related to selenium and sulfur; it is used in alloys and as a semiconductor; occurs mainly as tellurides in ores of copper and nickel and silver and gold atomic number 52 , Te , tellurium
heavy precious metallic element; grey-white and resistant to corroding; occurs in some nickel and copper ores and is also found native in some deposits atomic number 78 , platinum , Pt
steel that has enough nickel and chromium or manganese to retain austenite at atmospheric temperatures austenitic steel
alloy based on tungsten with cobalt or nickel as a binder; used in making metal-cutting tools Carboloy
alloy of copper and nickel with high electrical resistance and a low temperature coefficient; used as resistance wire constantan , Eureka
60/40 alloy of copper and nickel cupronickel
compound used in analysis as a precipitant for palladium or nickel dimethylglyoxime
phenomenon exhibited by materials like iron (nickel or cobalt) that become magnetized in a magnetic field and retain their magnetism when the field is removed ferromagnetism
green mineral consisting of hydrated nickel magnesium silicate; a source of nickel garnierite
silver-white alloy containing copper and zinc and nickel German silver , nickel silver
nickel-base alloy with chromium and iron; used in gas-turbine blades Inconel
alloy of iron and nickel having a low coefficient of thermal expansion; used in tuning forks and measuring tapes and other instruments Invar
yellow mineral consisting of nickel sulfide; a minor source of nickel millerite
alloy of nickel and copper and other metals (such as iron and/or manganese and/or aluminum) Monell metal , Monel metal
cast iron to which nickel has been added to make it resist abrasion Ni-hard , Ni-hard iron
rechargeable battery with a nickel cathode and a cadmium anode; often used in emergency systems because of its low discharge rate when not in use nicad , nickel-cadmium accumulator
alloy of nickel and chromium with high electrical resistance and an ability to withstand high temperatures; used for resistance heating elements Nichrome
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