alloy

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  • It took several years from that point on before the super alloys became widely used.
  • But these machines could produce type with all possible alloys, when needed.
  • Any silver which may be present remains alloyed with the gold. Cited from An Elementary Study of Chemistry, by McPherson and Henderson
  • They were used to make alloys in the total absence of air.
  • The study of metal alloys is a significant part of materials science.
  • The metal and its alloys have been used for thousands of years.
  • I think our people will never allow genius, without it is alloyed by talent. Cited from Ralph Waldo Emerson, by Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • Silver and silver alloys are used in the construction of high-quality musical wind instruments of many types.
  • Alloys and other materials new to the Soviet Union had to be brought into production.
  • Since pure iron is quite soft, it is most commonly combined with alloying elements to make steel.
  • Also it was very hard to control alloying on both sides of such a thin layer.
  • The alloy, being in a much softer state, may then be cold worked.
  • However, some alloys can also have their properties altered by heat treatment.
  • It can form alloys with iron, of which the most common is carbon steel.
  • They are all widely used in electric and electronic applications, as well as in various alloys.
  • At times, however, two metals will form alloys with different structures than either of the two parents.
  • Alloying metal with lead became a common practice during the period and numerous hoards date to this period.
  • This is especially true of certain high-strength alloys.
  • These new alloy gives designer a large degree of freedom to match the situation in different situations.
  • To meet the needs of advancing technology, higher-strength materials are developed through heat treatment or alloying.
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Meaning of alloy

  • noun 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
  • verb Make an alloy of