A silvery, difficult, corrosion-resistant, ductile, malleable alloy of copper, zinc, and nickel, used in tableware so that as a structural material for medical center and restaurant equipment. Also known as German silver.
A hard, corrosion-resistant alloy of copper, zinc and nickel regularly make domestic silverware.
an alloy of nickel, copper, and zinc; -- frequently called german silver; labeled as also argentan.
One of the many names for the alloy most widely known in English as German silver, as well as in German as Nevsilber. See German gold, under gold.
a silver-white alloy containing copper and zinc and nickel