intermetallic

adjective
in·​ter·​me·​tal·​lic | \ ˌin-tər-mə-ˈta-lik How to pronounce intermetallic (audio) \

Definition of intermetallic

: composed of two or more metals or of a metal and a nonmetal especially : being an alloy having a characteristic crystal structure and usually a definite composition intermetallic compound

Other Words from intermetallic

intermetallic noun

First Known Use of intermetallic

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Intermetallic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intermetallic. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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