alpha brass


Definition of alpha brass

: brass composed of a solid solution of zinc in copper and containing up to 39 or formerly 36 percent zinc

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First Known Use of alpha brass

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpha brass.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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