Definition Of alloy


a metal made by combining two or more metallic elements, especially to give greater strength or resistance to corrosion.

an alloy of nickel, bronze, and zinc

mix (metals) to make an alloy.

alloying tin with copper to make bronze

Example Of alloy

  • alloy wheels

  • A deep scratch exposing the alloyed metal can eventually cause measurable harm and be expensive to repair.

  • A zirconium-based alloy exhibits 2.5 times the strength of some titanium alloys .

  • Aluminum is melted and alloyed , and liquid droplets are sprayed or dropped against a chilled surface of high thermal conductivity - for example, a copper wheel that is water cooled internally.

  • an alloy of nickel, bronze, and zinc

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