gunmetal

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noun gun·met·al \ˈgən-ˌme-təl\

Definition of gunmetal

  1. 1 :  a metal used for guns; specifically :  a bronze formerly much used as a material for cannon

  2. 2 :  an alloy or metal treated to imitate nearly black tarnished copper-alloy gunmetal

  3. 3 :  a bluish-gray color

1541

First Known Use of gunmetal

1541


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