coppernickel
Niccolite Nic"co*lite, n. [from NL. niccolum nickel.] (Min.) A mineral of a copper-red color and metallic luster; an arsenide of nickel; -- called also {coppernickel}, {kupfernickel}. [1913 Webster]

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  • kupfernickel — Niccolite Nic co*lite, n. [from NL. niccolum nickel.] (Min.) A mineral of a copper red color and metallic luster; an arsenide of nickel; called also {coppernickel}, {kupfernickel}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Niccolite — Nic co*lite, n. [from NL. niccolum nickel.] (Min.) A mineral of a copper red color and metallic luster; an arsenide of nickel; called also {coppernickel}, {kupfernickel}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • German — camomile (tea); German ivy (South African ivy); German knot (figure 8 knot); German lapis (imitation lapis lazuli), German measles (rubella); German shepherd (police dog); German silver (coppernickel zinc alloy resembling silver) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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