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English definition of “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 strongerChemical elements
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