tutenag

tutenag

(ˈtjuːtɪˌnæɡ)
n
1. (Metallurgy) an alloy of copper and zinc
2. (Metallurgy) the Indian word for zinc1
References in periodicals archive ?
Once called "Tutenag" or "Chinese white copper", it is nowbelieved that English and Europeanmakers were experimenting with the alloy as early as the opening decades of the 18th century.
Once called "Tutenag" or "Chinese white copper" it is now believed English and European makers were experimenting with the alloy as early as the opening decades of the 18th century.