Minargent

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Minargent An alloy consisting of copper, nickel, tungsten, and aluminium; -- used by jewelers.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n minargent A kind of aluminium bronze, the ingredients of which are copper 1,000 parts, nickel 700, antimony 50, and aluminium 20.
    • n minargent A trade-name of several alloys intended for ornamental use. One of them consists of copper alloyed with nickel, aluminium, and tungsten.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Prob. contr. from alumin,ium + L. argent,um silver