Kupfernickel

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Kupfer ‎(copper) +‎ Nikolaus ‎(the devil), due to the deceptive silver colour of the relatively valueless ore.

Noun[edit]

Kupfernickel n ‎(genitive Kupfernickels, no plural)

  1. cupronickel