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(General Physics) a strip consisting of two metals of different coefficients of expansion welded together so that it buckles on heating: used in thermostats, etc
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|Noun||1.||bimetallic strip - a strip consisting of two metals that bends with a rise in temperature|
electrical device - a device that produces or is powered by electricity
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