Definition of Similor

1. n. An alloy of copper and zinc, resembling brass, but of a golden color.



Definition of Similor

1. a yellow alloy [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Similor

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similia similibus curantur
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similised
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similitude
similitudes
similitudinary
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similor (current term)
similors
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simious
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simmer
simmer down
simmered
simmering

Literary usage of Similor

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1. Mixed Metals, Or, Metallic Alloys: Or, Metallic Alloys by Arthur Horseman Hiorns (1901)
"Mannheim Gold, similor, Prince-s Metal.—The composition of this alloy varies considerably, as will be seen from the following analysis of three samples ..."

2. Mixed Metals: Or, Metallic Alloys by Arthur Horseman Hiorns (1890)
"Mannheim Gold, similor, Prince's Metal.—The composition of this alloy varies considerably, as will be seen from the following ..."

3. The Commercial Hand-book of Chemical Analysis; Or, Practical Instructions by Alphonse Normandy (1850)
"See German similor.—See Brass. SIZE.—See Glue. SMALT. AZURE BLUE. 1. Smalt is a blue glass, which is prepared by fusing ¡ with colourless glass, ..."

4. The Commercial Hand-book of Chemical Analysis, Or, Practical Instructions by Alphonse Normandy (1850)
"similor.—See Brass. SIZE.—See Glue. SMALT. AZURE BLUE. 1. Smalt is a blue glass, which is prepared by fusing ..."

5. A Practical Gudie for the Manufacture of Metallic Alloys by André Franccois Victor Guettier, A. A. Fesquet (1872)
"Tombac or similor. Copper 8. Tin . 0.5 Zinc 0.5 9.0 lied similor. Copper. ........ 5.5 Zinc 0.5 6.0 White similor. Arsenic 0.25 to 0.5 Copper 6.50 to 7 The ..."

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