alloy englannista suomeksi
metalliseos, lejeerinki, seos
A metal of lesser value, mixed with a metal of greater value.
1888, Arthur Talbot Vanderbilt, ''Gold Not Only in Wales, But Also in Great Britain and Ireland: Facts and Figures'', page 17
- Many of these coins are preserved at the British Museum, in London, and at the Ashmolean Museum, in Oxford, and are all of pure gold, without alloy, and in a good state of preservation. Boadicea, Queen of the Iceni, is also said to have(..)
(RQ:Florio Montaigne Essayes)
1986, ''1987 Year Book''
- SETH KITANGE TELEVISION AND RADIO Upheaval at CBS. (..) Bill Moyers, a CBS News commentator and special correspondent, expressed his dismay in an interview with Newsweek in which he said, “Television news has never been pure. It has always been an alloy of journalism and show business.”
To mix or combine; often used of metals.
''to alloy gold with silver or copper, or silver with copper''
''to alloy pleasure with misfortunes''