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bronzenoun

uk   /brɒnz/  us   /brɑːnz/
C2 [U] a brown metal made of copper and tin: The church bells are made of bronze.
[U] a dark orange-brown colour, like the metal bronze
[C] a statue (= a large artistic object) made of bronze
C1 [C] (also bronze medal) a small, round piece of bronze given to a person who finishes third in a competition: He got a bronze in the high jump.

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bronzeadjective

uk   /brɒnz/  us   /brɑːnz/
(Definition of bronze from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bronzenoun [C/U]

 us   /brɑnz/
hard, bright brown metal made of copper and tin, or a statue made of this metal
(Definition of bronze from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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