intermetallic compound

noun

Definition of intermetallic compound

: an alloy having a characteristic crystal structure and usually a definite composition not necessarily conforming with the normal rules of valence often distinguished from solid solution

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“Intermetallic compound.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intermetallic%20compound. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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