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  1. Metal - Wikipedia

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    A metal (from Greek μέταλλον métallon, "mine, quarry, metal") is a material that, when freshly prepared, polished, or fractured, shows a lustrous appearance, and conducts electricity and heat relatively well. Metals are typically malleable (they can be hammered into thin sheets) or ductile (can be drawn into wires).

  2. Votorantim Group - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Votorantim Metais) Votorantim Group is one of the largest industrial conglomerates in Latin America, operating in various sectors such as finance, energy, siderurgy, steel, among others.

  3. Precious metal - Wikipedia

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    One of the largest bullion coins in the world was the 10,000-dollar Australian Gold Nugget coin minted in Australia which consists of a full kilogram of 99.9% pure gold. In 2012, the Perth Mint produced a 1-tonne coin of 99.99% pure gold with a face value of $1 million AUD, making it the largest minted coin in the world with a gold value of around $50 million AUD.

  4. metal - Wiktionary

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    Etymology

    From Middle English [Term?], a borrowing from Old French metal, from Latin metallum (“metal, mine, quarry, mineral”), itself a borrowing from Ancient Greek μέταλλον (métallon, “mine, quarry, metal”).

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈmɛtəl/ 1.1. (US) IPA(key): [ˈmɛ.ɾɫ̩] 2. Rhymes: -ɛtəl 3. Homophone: mettle 4. Homophones: medal, meddle (in accents with flapping)

    Noun

    metal (countable and uncountable, plural metals) 1. (heading) Chemical elements or alloys, and the mines where their ores come from. 1.1. Any of a number of chemical elements in the periodic table that form a metallic bond with other metal atoms; generally shiny, somewhat malleable and hard, often a conductor of heat and electricity.quotations ▼ 1.1.1. 2014 April 21, “Subtle effects”, in The Economist, volume 411, number 8884: 1.1.1.1. Manganism has been known about since the 19th century, wh...

    Etymology

    From Latin metallum, from Ancient Greek μέταλλον (métallon).

    Noun

    metal m (plural metals) 1. metal

    References

    1. Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002), “metal”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN

    Noun

    metal m (plural metaloù) 1. metal

    Etymology

    From English metal.

    Noun

    metal m (uncountable) 1. (music) metal

    Etymology

    From Latin metallum, from Ancient Greek μέταλλον (métallon, “metal, mine”).

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /metal/, [meˈtˢal]

    Noun

    metal n (singular definite metallet, plural indefinite metaller) 1. metal

    Etymology

    Borrowed from English metal.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.təl/ 2. Hyphenation: me‧tal

    Noun

    metal m (uncountable) 1. (music) metal (rock genre) 1.1. Synonym: heavy metal

    Noun

    metal m (plural metaulx) 1. metal

    Etymology

    From Latin metallum, see above

    Noun

    metal m (oblique plural metaus or metax or metals, nominative singular metaus or metax or metals, nominative plural metal) 1. metal (material)

    Etymology

    Borrowed with apocope from Latin metallum, from Ancient Greek μέταλλον (métallon).

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): [meˈtal]

    Noun

    metal m (plural metales) 1. metalquotations ▼ 1.1. c. 1250, Alfonso X, Lapidario, 2r. 1.1.1. Et es grand marauilla que el fierro que uence todos los otros metales por fortaleza que a en ſi uence lo eſta piedra por ſu ṕṕedat. 1.1.1.1. And it is a great marvel that iron, which defats all other metalsdue to the strength it has, is defeated by this stone due to its property. 1.2. Idem, f. 21v. 1.2.1. Et otroſſi ſi lo mezclan con eſtanno torna negro. ¬ ſi con plata lo mezclan recibe la blancura de...

    Etymology

    From Latin metallum.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.tal/

    Noun

    metal m inan 1. metal 2. (heraldry) metal

  5. Metal - Wikipedia, a enciclopedia libre

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    Na Galipedia, a Wikipedia en galego. (Redirixido desde " Metais ") Cubo metálico de estaño. Un metal é un material distinguido pola súa habilidade para conducir calor e electricidade.

  6. Metais – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

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    Metais são instrumentos musicais de sopro cujo método de activação é a vibração dos lábios. Na orquestra ficam dispostos atrás dos "Sopros de Madeira", que possuem um timbre mais suave pelo que devem estar à frente para não serem abafados pela intensidade do som dos metais.

  7. Base metal - Wikipedia

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    A base metalis a common and inexpensive metal, as opposed to a precious metalsuch as goldor silver. A long-time goal of alchemistswas the transmutationof a base(low grade) metal into a precious metal.

  8. Metal – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

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    Os metais quando enumerados alcançam um total de cinquenta e sete elementos químicos, havendo grandes diferenças entre eles como mercúrio (que é líquido) e o sódio (que é leve). Os mais conhecidos e utilizados são o ferro , cobre , estanho , chumbo , ouro e a prata estes dois últimos classificados como metais preciosos .

  9. Metal detector - Wikipedia

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    A metal detector is an electronic instrument that detects the presence of metal nearby. Metal detectors are useful for finding metal inclusions hidden within objects, or metal objects buried underground. They often consist of a handheld unit with a sensor probe which can be swept over the ground or other objects.

  10. Idade dos Metais – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

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    Idade dos Metais Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre. Sepultura 43 da Necrópole de Varna, o primeiro ouro trabalhado do mundo. Denomina-se Idade dos metais o período que caracteriza o fim da Idade da Pedra, marcado pelo início da fabricação de ferramentas e armas de metal.