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Meaning of WOOD'S METAL

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a fusible bismuth-base alloy; melts at about 160 degrees Fahrenheit
 
 Synonyms: Wood's alloy
 
 See Also: alloy, metal

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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}.

 

 

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