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aluminium

noun [U]     /ˌæl.jəˈmɪn.i.əm/ UK (US aluminum,   /əˈluː.mɪ.nəm/   )
B2 (symbol Al) a chemical element that is a light , silver-coloured metal , used especially for making cooking equipment and aircraft parts : an aluminium saucepan Cover the fish with aluminium foil and cook over a low heat . We take all our aluminium cans for recycling .Chemical elements
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