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nickelnoun

 us   /ˈnɪk·əl/
  • nickel noun (COIN)

[C] (in the US and Canada) a coin worth five cents
  • nickel noun (METAL)

[U] a silver-white metal: Nickel is useful because of its resistance to corrosion.
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nickelnoun

uk   us   /ˈnɪkl/
[U] NATURAL RESOURCES, PRODUCTION a silver-white metal used in manufacturing: Russia is the world's largest miner of nickel ore.
[C] MONEY a US or Canadian coin worth five cents: They raised the tax by a nickel a gallon.
(Definition of nickel from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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