Meaning of “aluminium” in the English Dictionary


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aluminiumnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌæl.jəˈmɪn.i.əm/ us /ˌæl.jəˈmɪn.i.əm/ UK US aluminum

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.

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(Definition of “aluminium” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)