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  1. metals(Noun)

    the rail tracks owned by a company or organisation; a rail network

    It was appropriate that 'King' number 6000 began the return to steam on British Rail metals in 1971.

  2. metals(Noun)

    Plural form of metal.

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  1. Metals

    Electropositive chemical elements characterized by ductility, malleability, luster, and conductance of heat and electricity. They can replace the hydrogen of an acid and form bases with hydroxyl radicals. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)

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