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copper

noun
 
 
/ˈkɒpər/
METAL [U] B2 a soft, red-brown metal, used in electrical equipment and to make coins, etc (symbol Cu): copper wireChemical elements
MONEY [C] UK a brown coin with a low valueBritish money
POLICE [C] UK informal a police officerPeople who work for the police service
Translations of “copper”
in Korean 구리…
in Arabic نُحاس…
in French cuivre, petite pièce…
in Turkish bakır, bozuk para, madeni para…
in Italian rame…
in Chinese (Traditional) 金屬, 銅, 紅棕色,紫銅色…
in Russian медь, медная монета, полицейский…
in Polish miedź, miedziak, gliniarz…
in Spanish cobre, penique, pela…
in Portuguese cobre…
in German das Kupfer, die Kupfermünze…
in Catalan coure…
in Japanese 銅…
in Chinese (Simplified) 金属, 铜, 红棕色,紫铜色…
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