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titaniumnoun [U]

us   /tɑɪˈteɪ·ni·əm/
a hard, silver-colored metal that is used esp. for making other metals stronger
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titaniumnoun [U]

uk   /tɪˈteɪniəm/ us   NATURAL RESOURCES
a very strong, light metal that is white in colour and very valuable in industry: High-purity titanium is critical to the manufacture of a wide variety of semi-conductor devices. The site contains a fifth of the world's titanium reserves.

titaniumadjective [before noun]

uk   /tɪˈteɪniəm/ us  
made of titanium: The redesigned tank has titanium brackets. The bone was replaced with a titanium implant.
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in Chinese (Simplified) (化学元素)钛…
in Chinese (Traditional) (化學元素)鈦…
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