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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An alloy resembling silver, consisting chiefly of copper, zinc, and nickel, with small proportions of tin, aluminium, and bismuth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An alloy resembling silver, and consisting chiefly of copper, zinc, and nickel, with small proportions of tin, aluminium, and bismuth.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An alloy resembling silver, said to have the following composition: copper, 58 per cent.; zinc. 27; nickel, 12; tin, 2; aluminium, 0.5; and bismuth, 0.5.

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neo- + -gen (Wiktionary)

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