tutania

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From William Tutin, an English manufacturer

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tutania (uncountable)

  1. (metallurgy) An alloy of copper, antimony, zinc and tin patented in 1770 by William Tutin, whose firm used it in commercial production of housewares.
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