variants or less commonly packfong
plural -s
: an alloy resembling nickel silver and consisting of nickel, zinc, and copper

Word History


Cantonese paâk t'ūng, from paâk white + t'ūng copper

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“Paktong.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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