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|Noun||1.||nickel-base alloy - an alloy whose main constituent is nickel|
alloy, metal - a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten; "brass is an alloy of zinc and copper"
Monel metal, Monell metal - an alloy of nickel and copper and other metals (such as iron and/or manganese and/or aluminum)
Nichrome - an alloy of nickel and chromium with high electrical resistance and an ability to withstand high temperatures; used for resistance heating elements
Permalloy - an 80/20 alloy of nickel and iron; easily magnetized and demagnetized