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CHROME-NICKEL STEEL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does chrome-nickel steel mean? 

CHROME-NICKEL STEEL (noun)
  The noun CHROME-NICKEL STEEL has 1 sense:

1. Elinvar is a trademark for a kind of steel used for watch springs because its elasticity is constant over a wide range of temperatures

  Familiarity information: CHROME-NICKEL STEEL used as a noun is very rare.


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CHROME-NICKEL STEEL (noun)


Sense 1chrome-nickel steel [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Elinvar is a trademark for a kind of steel used for watch springs because its elasticity is constant over a wide range of temperatures

Classified under:

Nouns denoting substances

Synonyms:

chrome-nickel steel; Elinvar

Hypernyms ("chrome-nickel steel" is a kind of...):

alloy steel (steel who characteristics are determined by the addition of other elements in addition to carbon)


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