Definition of metalik in English:

metalik

(also metallic, metalick, metallik)

noun

historical
  • (An informal name for) any of a number of former low-grade silver Turkish coins, especially the para and the piastre.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Ottoman Turkish metalik (later metelik; compare Turkish metelik, only in fig. use) from French métallique, adjective.

Pronunciation

metalik

/mɪˈtalɪk//mɛˈtalik/