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Definition 1: a combination or blend of diverse things - [noun denoting group]

Samples where amalgam or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his theory is an amalgam of earlier ideas

(amalgam is a kind of ...) a collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities

Definition 2: 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 - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for amalgam in the sense of this definition

(amalgam is a kind of ...) a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten

"brass is an alloy of zinc and copper"

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