Wood's metal
Wood's metal Wood's" met"al A fusible alloy consisting of one or two parts of cadmium, two parts of tin, four of lead, with seven or eight part of bismuth. It melts at from 66[deg] to 71[deg] C. See {Fusible metal}, under {Fusible}. [1913 Webster]

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