"nickel" in the noun sense
1. nickel, Ni, atomic number 28
a hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion used in alloys occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite
a United States coin worth one twentieth of a dollar
3. nickel, nickel note
five dollars worth of a drug
"a nickel bag of drugs"
"a nickel deck of heroin"
"nickel" in the verb sense
plate with nickel
"nickel the plate"
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