ferronickel

[ fer-oh-nik-uh l ]
/ ˌfɛr oʊˈnɪk əl /

noun

a ferroalloy containing up to 45 percent nickel.

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British Dictionary definitions for ferronickel

ferronickel
/ (ˌfɛrəʊˈnɪkəl) /

noun

an alloy of iron and nickel used in making nickel steels
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