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Alloy Definition - Glossary Definition of Alloy

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Definition: An alloy is a substance made by melting two or more elements together, at least one of them a metal. An alloy crystallizes upon cooling into a solid solution, mixture, or intermetallic compound.
Alternate Spellings: alloys, alloyed
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Examples of alloys include brass, bronze, 14k gold, and sterling silver.

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