white brass

noun

Definition of white brass

: an inferior brass containing more than 49 percent zinc

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First Known Use of white brass

1538, in the meaning defined above

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“White brass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20brass. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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