A type of traditional dental filling material that is silver in colour and contains mercury as well as other metals such as silver and tin. There have been some health concerns regarding its use but is still considered to be an excellent filling material.
The dentist filled my decayed tooth with an amalgam filling
by Poroussi January 27, 2008
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Shaken with mercury (or other semi-solid), separated and heated until she is a precious metal residue, as in Shakira's moving of body in her Hips Don't Lie video and her appearing covered in molten residue.
what an amalgam. shakira is frickin hot. I'd fo sho drink her dirty bath water. -said while watching the Hips Don't Lie video, J. Bell 8/4/2010
by Joyous Sociochemist August 04, 2010