Translation of cupronickel in Spanish:


cuproníquel, n.

Pronunciation /kjuːprəʊˈnɪk(ə)l//ˌk(j)uproʊˈnɪk(ə)l/


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    cuproníquel masculine
    • In early designs bullet jackets were made of cupro-nickel and these have a silvery appearance.
    • The bullet was produced with a cupro-nickel jacket over a lead core.
    • In 1965, production processes at the Mint included the manufacture of cupro-nickel, coinage bronze and silver blanks (melting, rolling and blanking) together with striking, packaging and distribution of the finished product.
    • The new $1 coins are made from cupro-nickel, which is a blend of copper and nickel, and are alternately plain and ribbed at the edges.
    • I'd extract the old coin and replace it with a new decimal cupro-nickel piece.