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English definition of “nickel”


noun uk   /ˈnɪk.l̩/ us  

nickel noun (METAL)

[U] (symbol Ni) a chemical element that is a silver-white metal: a nickel alloyChemical elements

nickel noun (COIN)

[C] a US or Canadian coin worth five centsNorth American money
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