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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A type of bronze used for parts subject to wear or corrosion (especially corrosion by sea water).

Usage examples (34)
  • “208 to the minute by my Gaunt’s wristwatch, only 37/6 in gunmetal, second hand 2/6 extra,” he said gravely.
  • - While the old PS3 was released in black, white, even "gunmetal", the PS3 Slim is so far available in one colour: black.
  • A gunmetal gray Hummer with Arizona plates drove by.
  • " " His fur, a gunmetal blue as well as gray, bristled. for more
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