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alloynoun [C]

us   /ˈælˌɔɪ, əˈlɔɪ/
chemistry a metal that is made by mixing together two or more metals, or a metal and another substance
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alloynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈæl.ɔɪ/ us   /ˈæl.ɔɪ/
a metal that is made by mixing two or more metals, or a metal and another substance: Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc. alloy wheels

alloyverb [T]

uk   /əˈlɔɪ/ us   /əˈlɔɪ/ literary
(Definition of alloy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “alloy”
in Vietnamese hợp kim…
in Spanish aleación…
in Malaysian aloi…
in Thai โลหะผสม…
in French alliage…
in German die Legierung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 合金…
in Russian сплав…
in Turkish alaşım…
in Chinese (Simplified) 合金…
in Indonesian campuran logam…
in Polish stop…
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