manganese bronze

manganese bronze
manganese bronze manganese bronze n. A brass alloy having from 1 to 4 percent of manganese added to harden it; made by adding manganese to the copper and zinc used in brass.

Syn: high-strength brass. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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