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amalgam /ə'mælgəm/
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Concise Dictionary
amalgamsə'mælgəm
noun
+an alloy of mercury with another metal (usually silver) used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth; except for iron and platinum all metals dissolve in mercury and chemists refer to the resulting mercury mixtures as amalgams
+a combination or blend of diverse things

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
mixture, blend, combination, alloy, mix, composite, admixture, amalgamation; compound:
The population was an amalgam of original settlers and new immigrants.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [C, usually sing.] ~ (of sth) (formal) a mixture or combination of things: The film script is an amalgam of all three books. + an amalgam of several companies and organizations
2 [U] (technical) a mixture of MERCURY and another metal, used especially to fill holes in teeth


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