from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An alloy of 92.5 percent silver with copper or another metal.
- n. Objects made of this alloy.
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- n. An alloy containing not less than 92.5 percent of silver, the remainder usually being copper.
- n. Sterling-silver articles collectively.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a silver alloy with no more than 7.5% copper
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