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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A fusible alloy consisting of one or two parts of cadmium, two parts of tin, four of lead, with seven or eight part of bismuth. It melts at from 66° to 71° C. See Fusible metal, under fusible.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See metal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a fusible alloy that is half bismuth plus lead, tin, and cadmium; melts at about 160 degrees Fahrenheit

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