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Abyssinian gold: Abessinisches Gold ist die Bezeichnung für eine Messing-Legierung. Sie besteht aus ungefähr 90–92 % Kupfer, 8–10 % Zink, plattiert mit bis zu 1 % Gold. Diese genauen Angaben schwanken jedoch von Quelle zu Quelle.
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Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
Abyssinian gold; cheap imitation of gold. Talmud (tal'mud), n. the book which contains the whole body of the Jewish civil and canonical laws and traditions, with the commentaries and speculations of the Rabbis, consisting of two parts, the ...
by George Jotham Hagaqr
Abyssinian gold; cheap imitation of gold. Talmud ('mud), n. the book which contains the whole body of the Jewish civil and canonical laws and traditions, with the commentaries and speculations of the Rabbis, consisting of two parts ...
Dictionary of Metals (2012)
by Harold M. Cobb
Abyssinian gold .
by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe
Pronouncing, Etymological, and Explanatory; Embracing Scientific and Other Terms, Numerous Familiar Terms and a Copious Selection of Old English Words by James Stormonth, Philip Henry Phelp
Abyssinian gold, an alloy of copper and zinc ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1904)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
of copper with zinc, tin, and aluminum have also a more or less golden-yellow color, and are used as substitutes for and imitations of gold, being sold under various fanciful names, such as Dutch metal, Mannheim gold, Abyssinian gold, etc.
Abyssinian gold. Same as talmi-gold. *'''u'ial £ placer- *#est ld, the hit in the gold which is nearest the central point of the target. In archery competitions a prize is often given for the best gold.-Burmese gold # to which a yellow or red color has ...
by Andrew Ure
The term Abyssinian Gold“ is sometimes applied in trade to Aluminium Bronze. See Armmmnr Bnom. ACACIA. (Iatt acacia, a thorn; Gr. dud], a point). The acacia is a very extensive genus of trees, or shrubby plants belonging to the chwminosm ...
The Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)
A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter
Abyssinian gold, s. Also called Talmi gold. 1. A yellow metal made of 20.74 parts of copper and 8:33 of zinc, the whole plated with a small quantity of gold. 2. Aluminium bronze. [In Arab. Habashon = Abyssinians, fr. habasha = to collect or ...
by Robert Hunter
Abyssinian gold, 8. gold . 1, A yellow metal made of 2074 parts ...
The Century Dictionary (1891)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney
Also called Abyssinian gold. Talmud (tal'mud), n. [Formerly also Thalmud; = F. Talmud (ML. Talmud), K Chal. talmüd, instruction; cf. Heb. (and Syr.) talmid, disciple, scholar. K lámad, learn, limmad, teach.] In Jewish lit., the body of traditionary ...
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