Abyssinian gold
Abyssinian Ab`ys*sin"i*an, a. Of or pertaining to Abyssinia. [1913 Webster]

{Abyssinian gold}, an alloy of 90.74 parts of copper and 8.33 parts of zink. --Ure. [1913 Webster]


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  • Abyssinian gold. — See Talmi gold. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • Abyssinian gold. — See Talmi gold. [1885 90] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abyssinian — Ab ys*sin i*an, a. Of or pertaining to Abyssinia. [1913 Webster] {Abyssinian gold}, an alloy of 90.74 parts of copper and 8.33 parts of zink. Ure. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abyssinian — [ab΄ə sin′ē ən] n. 1. ETHIOPIAN 2. any of a breed of short haired domestic cat, ruddy brown or reddish in color, with a rounded, wedge shaped head, originating in Egypt or Ethiopia (Abyssinia) adj. ETHIOPIAN …   Universalium

  • Abyssinian (cat) — Infobox Catbreed name=Abyssinian Cat imagecaption=Abyssinian country=Egypt cfastd=http://www.cfainc.org/breeds/profiles/abyssinian.html acfastd=http://www.acfacat.com/breeds/standards/abyssinianstd.html… …   Wikipedia

  • Abessinisches Gold — ist die Bezeichnung für eine Messing Legierung. Sie besteht aus ungefähr 90–92 % Kupfer, 8–10 % Zink, plattiert mit bis zu 1 % Gold.[1] Diese genauen Angaben schwanken jedoch von Quelle zu Quelle. So finden sich weitere zum Teil… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • talmi gold — ˈtalmē noun Etymology: German talmigold : a brass made to resemble gold and sometimes gold plated and used for trinkets or costume jewelry * * * /tahl mee/ a metal made by rolling gold on brass, used in making costume jewelry. Also called… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Talmi gold — /tahl mee/ a metal made by rolling gold on brass, used in making costume jewelry. Also called Abyssinian gold. [1865 70; < G Talmigold counterfeit gold, partial trans. of F Tal. mi or, shortening of Tallois demi or lit., Tallois half gold, a… …   Universalium

  • Абиссинское золото — …   Википедия

  • international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …   Universalium

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