- an alloy of gold (55–88 per cent) and silver used for jewellery and ornaments
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e•lec•trum (i lek′trəm),USA pronunciation n.
- Metallurgy, Antiquityan amber-colored alloy of gold and silver used in ancient times.
- Metallurgyan alloy composed of about 50 percent copper, 30 percent nickel, and 20 percent zinc.
- MetallurgyGerman silver;
- Greek é̄lektron amber, alloy of gold and silver
- Middle English 1350–1400
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electrum /ɪˈlɛktrəm/ n
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