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  1. Invarnoun

    an alloy of iron and nickel having a low coefficient of thermal expansion; used in tuning forks and measuring tapes and other instruments

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  1. invarnoun

    an alloy of iron containing 35.5% nickel, and having a very low coefficient of expansion.

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  1. Invar

    Invar, also known generically as FeNi36, is a nickel–iron alloy notable for its uniquely low coefficient of thermal expansion. The name, Invar, comes from the word invariable, referring to its lack of expansion or contraction with temperature changes. It was invented in 1896 by Swiss scientist Charles Édouard Guillaume. He received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1920 for this discovery, which enabled improvements in scientific instruments.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of INVAR in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of INVAR in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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