cermet

play
noun cer·met \ˈsər-ˌmet\

Definition of cermet

  1. :  a composite structural material of a heat-resistant compound (such as titanium carbide) and a metal (such as nickel) used especially for turbine blades

Origin and Etymology of cermet

ceramic + metal

Learn More about cermet


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cermet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!