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cobalt

noun [U] uk   /ˈkəʊ.bɒlt/ us    /ˈkoʊ.bɑːlt/ ( symbol Co)

cobalt noun [U] (METAL)

a chemical element that is a hard silver-white metal, used in metal mixtures and for making materials blue

cobalt noun [U] (COLOUR)

( also cobalt blue) a deep blue or greenish-blue colour

cobalt

adjective uk   /ˈkəʊ.bɒlt/ us    /ˈkoʊ.bɑːlt/ ( also cobalt blue)
having a deep blue or greenish-blue colour
Translations of “cobalt”
in Spanish cobalto…
in French cobalt…
in German das Kobalt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈷…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钴…
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