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tutenag

[toot-n-ag, tyoot-] /ˈtut nˌæg, ˈtyut-/
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1.
a nickel silver containing about 45 percent copper, with varying proportions of nickel and zinc and often smaller amounts of other metals.
Origin of tutenag
1615-1625
1615-25; < Marathi tuttināg, allegedly derived from Sanskrit tuttha- sulfate of copper + nāga tin, lead
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