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English definition of “silver”

silver

noun [U]  /ˈsɪl·vər/ us  

silver noun [U] (METAL)

a white metal that is highly valued and used esp. in utensils, jewelry, coins, and decorative objects
silver
adjective  /ˈsɪl·vər/ us  
a silver tray

silver

adjective, noun [U]  /ˈsɪl·vər/ us  

silver adjective, noun [U] (COLOR)

(of) a bright gray-white color: silver hair The book jacket was printed in silver and black.
(Definition of silver from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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