eutectic alloy

[ yōō-tĕktĭk ]

n.

An alloy that is generally brittle, easily melted, and subject to tarnish and corrosion, used primarily in dental solders.

Nearby words

  1. eustyle,
  2. eusystole,
  3. eutaxia,
  4. eutaxy,
  5. eutectic,
  6. eutectoid,
  7. eutelegenesis,
  8. euterpe,
  9. euthanasia,
  10. euthanise


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