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Monel metal(mɒˈnɛl) or
(Metallurgy) trademark any of various silvery corrosion-resistant alloys containing copper (28 per cent), nickel (67 per cent), and smaller quantities of such metals as iron, manganese, and aluminium
[C20: named after A. Monell (died 1921), president of the International Nickel Co, New York, which introduced the alloys]
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|Noun||1.||Monel metal - an alloy of nickel and copper and other metals (such as iron and/or manganese and/or aluminum)|
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