a material made by the bonding of two sheets or strips of different metals, each metal having a different coefficient of thermal expansion.
Metallurgy. made or consisting of two metals. of or relating to a bimetal. pertaining to bimetallism. Engraving. (of an offset plate) consisting of a face layer of chromium, stainless steel, or chemically prepared aluminum over a layer of copper. Historical Examples The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896 William Arthur Shaw The Arena Various The […]
the use of two metals, ordinarily gold and silver, at a fixed relative value, as the monetary standard. the doctrine or policies supporting such a standard. Historical Examples The Arena Various The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8 Various Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 105, August […]
of or relating to a bimillennium. bimillennium. adjective marking a two-thousandth anniversary noun (pl) -naries a two-thousandth anniversary
a period of two thousand years. a two thousandth anniversary.