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metalloidnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmet.əl.ɔɪd/  us   /ˈmet̬-/ specialized
a ​chemicalelement with some of the ​properties of a ​metal and some of a non-metal, for ​example silicon and arsenic
(Definition of metalloid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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metalloidnoun [C]

 /ˈmet·əlˌɔɪd/
chemistry a ​chemicalelement with some of the characteristics of a ​metal and some of a ​substance that is not a ​metal, for ​example, silicon and arsenic
(Definition of metalloid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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