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bimetal

[ bahy-met-l ]
/ baɪˈmɛt l /
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noun
a material made by the bonding of two sheets or strips of different metals, each metal having a different coefficient of thermal expansion.
adjective
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Origin of bimetal

1920–25; bi-1 + metal, or as back formation from bimetallic
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