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metal

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈmet.əl/ us    /ˈmet̬-/
B1 a chemical element, such as iron or gold, or a mixture of such elements, such as steel, that is generally hard and strong, and through which electricity and heat can travel: Metal, paper, and glass can be recycled. Silver, gold, and platinum are precious metals. The wooden beam is reinforced with a metal plate.
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en coreano 금속…
en árabe مَعْدَن…
en francés (de/en) métal, métal…
en turco metal, maden…
en italiano metallo…
en chino (tradicionál) 金屬, 合金…
en ruso металл…
en polaco metal…
en español metal…
en portugués metal…
en alemán das Metall, die Metalllegierung…
en catalán metall…
en japonés 金属…
en chino (simplificado) 金属, 合金…
(Definition of metal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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