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"molten" in British English

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moltenadjective

uk   /ˈməʊl.tən/  us   /ˈmoʊl-/
Molten ​metal or ​rock is in a ​liquidstate because of ​greatheat: molten ​glass/​lava/​lead
(Definition of molten from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"molten" in American English

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moltenadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmoʊl·tən/
(esp. of ​metal or ​rock) ​melted or made ​liquid by being ​heated to very high ​temperatures
(Definition of molten from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “molten”
in Spanish fundido…
in Vietnamese nấu chảy…
in Malaysian lebur…
in Thai ซึ่งหลอมละลาย…
in French fondu, en fusion…
in German geschmolzen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熔化的,熔融的…
in Indonesian meleleh…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熔化的,熔融的…
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