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Pinchbeck
Pinchbeck Pinch"beck, n. [Said to be from the name of the inventor; cf. It. prencisbecco.] An alloy of copper and zinc, resembling gold; a yellow metal, composed of about three ounces of zinc to a pound of copper. It is much used as an imitation of gold in the manufacture of cheap jewelry.
Pinchbeck
Pinchbeck Pinch"beck, a. Made of pinchbeck; sham; cheap; spurious; unreal. ``A pinchbeck throne.' --J. A. Symonds.

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- Daniel Pinchbeck (born 15 June 1966) is an American author living in New York's East Village. He is the author of Breaking Open the Head: A Psychedelic...
- Pinchbeck may refer to: Placenames Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, England Pinchbeck Engine, A drainage museum nearby People Christopher Pinchbeck (c.1670 –...
- Pinchbeck is a form of br****, an alloy of copper and zinc, mixed in proportions so that it closely resembles gold in appearance. It was invented in the...
- Christopher Pinchbeck, also called Catarrón (c. 1670 – (1732-11-18)18 November 1732) was a London clockmaker and maker of musical automata. He was born...
- Pinchbeck is a village and civil parish in the South Holland district of Lincolnshire, England. The civil parish po****tion was 5,153 at the 2001 census...
- Co-founder Pinchbeck took the role of creative director for Sumo, while Curry will continue on as an independent composer for the studio. Pinchbeck described...
- Ivy Pinchbeck, (9 April 1898 – 10 May 1982) was a British economic and social historian, specialising in the history of women. Her book of 1930,Women...
- Shawn Pinchbeck is a Canadian electroacoustic music composer, artist and curator. "Dr. Shawn Pinchbeck". Alberta College of Art and Design. Retrieved 31...
- Council and led by Dan Pinchbeck, a professor and lecturer at the university. The story and script were composed by Pinchbeck, who cited the works of...
- Valjean A. Pinchbeck, Jr. (February 16, 1931 – March 6, 2004) was an American football executive on both the college and professional level. Pinchbeck was born...
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