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metal 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˈmetl/,
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metals, plural;
  1. Make out of or coat with metal
    • - metaled key rings
  2. Make or mend (a road) with road metal
    • - follow the metalled road for about 200 yards
Noun
  1. A solid material that is typically hard, shiny, malleable, fusible, and ductile, with good electrical and thermal conductivity (e.g., iron, gold, silver, copper, and aluminum, and alloys such as brass and steel)
    • - vessels made of ceramics or metal
    • - being a metal, aluminum readily conducts heat
  2. Gold and silver (as tinctures in blazoning)

  3. Broken stone for use in making roads

  4. Molten glass before it is blown or cast

  5. Heavy metal or similar rock music


  1. metallic element: any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
  2. cover with metal
  3. metallic: containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal; "a metallic compound"; "metallic luster"; "the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades"- Ambrose Bierce
  4. alloy: a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten; "brass is an alloy of zinc and copper"
  5. A metal is a chemical element that is a good conductor of both electricity and heat and forms cations and ionic bonds with non-metals. In chemistry, a metal (from Greek "μέταλλον" - métallon, "mine") is an element, compound, or alloy characterized by high electrical conductivity. ...
  6. The Template Attribute Language (TAL) is a templating language used to generate dynamic HTML and XML pages. Its main goal is to simplify the collaboration between programmers and designers. ...
  7. Metal is the twelfth studio album by the Canadian thrash metal band Annihilator. It was released on April 16, 2007. However, it wasn't released in the United States until January 15, 2008. Waters gathered many famous guest musicians for the album.
  8. In astronomy and physical cosmology, the metallicity of an object is the proportion of its matter made up of chemical elements other than hydrogen and helium. ...
  9. The Wu Xing , or the Five Movements, Five Phases or Five Steps/Stages, are chiefly an ancient mnemonic device, in many traditional Chinese fields.
  10. Metal is a song by Gary Numan from his 1979 album The Pleasure Principle. Lyrically the song is pure scince fiction, inspired by the works of Phillip K Dick and William S. Burroughs and is about an android wishing to be human, but never can be. ...
  11. 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; Any material with similar physical properties, such as an alloy; Any element other than hydrogen ...
  12. Metals used in signmaking include: aluminum, brass, bronze, cast iron, copper, gold, iridium, lead, magnesium, mild steel, muntz metal, nickel, pewter, platinum, silver, stainless steel, tin, titanium, weathering steel, zinc.
  13. (Metals) Are Malleable and shiny Elements that are grouped on the left hand side of the Periodic Table; conductors of Electricity.
  14. The metals that may be present in water include iron and copper. When either is dissolved in the water, the addition of a shock product can turn the water various colors and/or stain the surfaces.
  15. (Metals) are chemical elements that lose electrons to form positive ions. They also form metallic bonds when they combine with other metal atoms and metals form ionic bonds when they combined with nonmetal atoms. ...
  16. (METALS (MET)) Metals are needed to build ships, defense and industry on a world. Metal mines (type m) and raw material mines (type r) produce metals. Worlds generally need an initial input of metals to begin building up their industry. ...
  17. (METALS) Brass, Nickel Plated, used on cylindrical sensors. Rugged, resists thread damage. Aluminum, used on block and ring sensors. Lightweight, excellent strength to weight ratio. Resistant to corrosion.
  18. (METALS) The most common and strongest filling material is amalgam. It is a silver filling that is usually placed on the rear molars, which endure more stress during chewing. Amalgam fillings are strong and very resistant to wear, and are used for large, deep fillings. ...
  19. (Metals (implant)) Strong and relatively ductile substances that provide electropositive ions to a corrosive environment and can be polished to a high luster, characterized by metallic atomic bonding. ...
  20. (Metals) Elements such as mercury, lead, zinc, nickel and cadmium that are of environmental concern because they can accumulate in the food chain and, in high enough concentrations, can be hazardous to the environment and the public's health.
  21. (Metals) Include total and dissolved metals such as aluminum, mercury, silver and zinc that occur naturally or come from human sources such as mercury from dental uses.
  22. (Metals) Iron, Copper, Tin, Manganese, Potassium, Sodium
  23. (Metals) Scrap metal is derived from two main sources: New Scrap is derived from metal processing, such as off cuts, stampings etc. ...
  24. (Metals) Those substances whose atoms have been ready to remove electrons and form cations have been great great great great great great great great great great great great great great good great good great good great good great good great well great well great well well well well well well well ...
  25. (Metals) can be used to assemble a variety of useful products, including sealed containers (such as tanks and pipes), mirrors for focusing sunlight, and thermal radiators. ...