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Synonyms for brass

Synonyms for brass

a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece

impudent aggressiveness

an ornament or utensil made of brass

the section of a band or orchestra that plays brass instruments

a memorial made of brass

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These became the horse brasses used on leather harness.
Horse brasses came into common use in England, especially on Fair days and other special occasions--whenever the draft teams were decked out in their best harnesses.
In the case of the two high-strength yellow brasses (C86300 and C86400), plates filtered with the fine SC filter could not be filled at 140F (60C) superheat.
Again, there was no difference in the impact values in the case of the two high-strength yellow brasses. With the other alloys, however, the impact toughness of the filtered castings was higher than that of the unfiltered, the difference for silicon brass being the most dramatic.
In comparing mechanical properties, the silicon brasses (C87500 and C87800) exhibited the highest tensile properties, followed by the silicon bronzes (C87600 and C97610) and the high-zinc yellow brasses (C85800).