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Nichrome

(ˈnaɪkrəʊm)
n
(Elements & Compounds) trademark any of various alloys containing nickel, iron, and chromium, with smaller amounts of other components. It is used in electrical heating elements, furnaces, etc
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Noun1.Nichrome - an alloy of nickel and chromium with high electrical resistance and an ability to withstand high temperatures; used for resistance heating elements
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
nickel alloy, nickel-base alloy - an alloy whose main constituent is nickel
Translations
مَعْدَن خَليط مِن نيكل وكروم وحديد
nikkel-króm-járn málmblanda; nikkróm
nihroms
nichróm

Nichrome®

(ˈnaikrəum) noun
an alloy consisting of 60% nickel, 16% chromium and 24% iron.
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Nichrome wire heating elements with 12 kw installed provide the power to the oven, while a 600 dm, 1/2 hp recirculating blower provides a universal front-to-rear airflow pattern.
48KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements provide the heat, while a 4200 CFM, 3-HP recirculating blower furnishes vertical downward airflow to the load.
SmartHeat consists of two layers of plasma-sprayed, metalized ceramic with a nichrome wire wrap sandwiched between the layers, plus a thermal insulation cover.
Other specifications include 12 KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, four independent doors for access to workspace, 32 trays, a digital indicating temperature controller.
The stained antenna was taken through an ethanol series, air dried for a few minutes, and then glued by the scape with Cytoseal to a 1 cm length of nichrome wire.
Fireresistant nichrome wire would be wrapped around meticulously-worked and decorated clay to make disturbing and menacing objects like the Puff Adder.