cermet

noun
cer·​met | \ ˈsər-ˌmet How to pronounce cermet (audio) \

Definition of cermet

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

First Known Use of cermet

1948, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cermet

ceramic + metal

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