Definition of German or Dutch brass. Meaning of German or Dutch brass. Synonyms of German or Dutch brass

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Definition of German or Dutch brass

German or Dutch brass
Tombac Tom"bac, n. [Pg. tambaca,tambaque, fr. Malay tamb[=a]ga copper; cf. Skr. t[=a]mraka; cf. F. tombac.] (Metal.) An alloy of copper and zinc, resembling brass, and containing about 84 per cent of copper; -- called also German, or Dutch, brass. It is very malleable and ductile, and when beaten into thin leaves is sometimes called Dutch metal. The addition of arsenic makes white tombac. [Written also tombak, and tambac.]

Meaning of German or Dutch brass from wikipedia

- Br****er is a Dutch and German occupational surname. "Br****er" in Middle Dutch meant "brewer" (as well as "boozer"), while the modern meaning is limited...
- Nickel silver, Maillechort, German silver, Argentan, new silver, nickel br****, albata, alpacca, is a copper alloy with nickel and often zinc. The usual...
- About Me)" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved 27 November 2016. "Ultratop.be – Simple Minds – Don't You (Forget About Me)" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50...
- standard Dutch service rifle cartridge from 1895 to 1945. Dutch ammunition with cartridge cases made of br**** (pre-occupation) or steel (under German occupation)...
- A Fanfare Orchestra (Dutch Fanfareorkest, French Harmonie-fanfare) is a type of br**** band consisting of the entire saxhorn family, trumpets, trombones...
- c-50m 1993 The Br**** Choir Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © September 7, 1956 The Br**** Choir (ERPI);...
- executed for the Church. An important centre of medieval copper and br**** casting (Dutch: geelgieten; literally "yellow casting") was the Meuse Valley, especially...
- fluegelhorn, flugel horn, or Flügelhorn—from German meaning wing horn or flank horn, German pronunciation: [ˈflyːɡl̩hɔʁn]) is a br**** instrument that is usually...
- reasonably fast and somewhat bombastic conclusion. Dutch emphasis on low br**** is also made clear in that Dutch military bands use sousaphones, which have a...
- as it is spelled in French, or tombak, is a br**** alloy with high copper content and 5–20% zinc content. Tin, lead or ****nic may be added for colouration...
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