nickel silver(redirected from Nickel-silver)
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A silvery, hard, corrosion-resistant, ductile, malleable alloy of copper, nickel, and often zinc, used in tableware and as a structural material for hospital and restaurant equipment. Also called German silver.
(Metallurgy) any of various white alloys containing copper (46–63 per cent), zinc (18–36 per cent), and nickel (6–30 per cent): used in making tableware, etc. Also called: German silver or pakthong
an alloy of copper, zinc, and nickel, usu. white and used for utensils and drawing instruments; nickel silver.
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