platinoid


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plat·i·noid

 (plăt′n-oid′)
adj.
Resembling platinum.
n.
1. An alloy of copper, nickel, tungsten, and zinc, formerly used in electric coils.
2. A metal chemically resembling platinum, especially osmium, iridium, or palladium.

platinoid

(ˈplætɪˌnɔɪd)
adj
(Elements & Compounds) containing or resembling platinum: a platinoid metal.
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