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1. alloy

noun. ['ˈæˌlɔɪ'] a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten.

Synonyms

  • primary solid solution
  • copper-base alloy
  • tombac
  • 18-karat gold
  • Wood's metal
  • amalgam
  • metal
  • nickel alloy
  • pinchbeck
  • Inconel
  • tambac
  • pot metal
  • Wood's alloy
  • mixture
  • 22-karat gold
  • white metal
  • cheoplastic metal
  • white gold
  • Babbitt metal
  • dental gold
  • German silver
  • bearing metal
  • Britannia metal
  • tombak
  • electrum
  • steel
  • pewter
  • solid solution
  • oroide
  • oreide
  • solder
  • Duralumin
  • fusible metal
  • type metal
  • Carboloy
  • nickel silver
  • Invar
  • babbitt
  • sterling silver
  • dental amalgam
  • Stellite
  • pyrophoric alloy
  • Alnico
  • nickel-base alloy
  • shot metal

Antonyms

  • disunify
  • cool
  • defuse
  • take away

Etymology

  • alai (Anglo-Norman)
  • aloi (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • aloiier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • alligare (Latin)

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2. alloy

noun. ['ˈæˌlɔɪ'] the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something.

Synonyms

  • impurity
  • admixture

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic
  • genuine
  • uncover

Etymology

  • alai (Anglo-Norman)
  • aloi (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • aloiier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • alligare (Latin)

3. alloy

verb. ['ˈæˌlɔɪ'] lower in value by increasing the base-metal content.

Synonyms

  • debase

Antonyms

  • increase
  • whiteness

Etymology

  • alai (Anglo-Norman)
  • aloi (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • aloiier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • alligare (Latin)

4. alloy

verb. ['ˈæˌlɔɪ'] make an alloy of.

Synonyms

  • immix
  • merge
  • coalesce
  • fuse
  • meld
  • mix
  • combine
  • conflate
  • blend
  • flux

Antonyms

  • disintegrate
  • analyze
  • lack
  • stand still

Etymology

  • alai (Anglo-Norman)
  • aloi (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • aloiier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • alligare (Latin)
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