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molybdenum

noun [U] uk   /mɒlˈɪb.dɪ.nəm/  us   /mɑːˈlɪb-/ (symbol Mo)
a chemical element that is a very hard, silver-coloured metal, used especially to make steel stronger
Translations of “molybdenum”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鉬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钼…
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