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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The combined concentration of platinum, palladium, other platinoid group metals (PGMs, which includes osmium, iridium, ruthenium, rhodium) and gold averages 1.