platinoid


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platinoid

[′plat·ən‚ȯid]
(metallurgy)
Resembling or related to platinum.
A copper-nickel-zinc alloy used for electrical resistance wire.
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In South Karelia the recently discovered Onega uranium province contains complex uranium, vanadium, platinoid, gold and silver deposits.
There is a correlation between the disseminated sulphide minerals and both nickel and platinoid values, indicating a strong magmatic differentiation within the Touban intrusive.