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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bimetallic strip mean? 

  The noun BIMETALLIC STRIP has 1 sense:

1. a strip consisting of two metals that bends with a rise in temperature

  Familiarity information: BIMETALLIC STRIP used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1bimetallic strip [BACK TO TOP]


A strip consisting of two metals that bends with a rise in temperature

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Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("bimetallic strip" is a kind of...):

electrical device (a device that produces or is powered by electricity)

Holonyms ("bimetallic strip" is a part of...):

thermoregulator; thermostat (a regulator for automatically regulating temperature by starting or stopping the supply of heat)

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