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transition metal

noun [C]
 
 
( also transition element) specialized
any of a group of metallic elements that includes copper and gold, which show more than one valency (= number of hydrogen atoms that can combine with one of its atoms to form a compound)
过渡金属(一组金属元素之一;该组金属元素包括铜和金,当氢原子与其原子之一形成一种化合物时,这种金属所显示的氢原子价数在一个以上)
Chemical elementsMetals and metalworkingChemical elements
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