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Wiktionary

  1. metalsnoun

    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. metalsnoun

    Plural form of metal.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  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)

Editors Contribution

  1. metals

    Plural form of the word metal.

    Various metals are created and sold around the world.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of metals in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of metals in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of metals in a Sentence

  1. Martin Arnold:

    The China-bashing just doesn't seem to stop, we saw a kneejerk reaction after the renminbi reforms - the industrial metals declined sharply.

  2. Gayle Berry:

    The market was very worried about slowing growth anyway so last night's big downward revision to global growth by the World Bank has probably stoked that fear, combined with that, there's general risk reduction across all risky assets and the slide in oil prices is having a follow-through effect on metals.

  3. Chris Johnson:

    A couple of the sakes brewed in America have been put into the us national sake appraisal in the last couple of years and they've come away with winning silvers and gold metals which means we're getting closer, my goal is to get sake more mainstream and not just to be served with Japanese food.

  4. Brian King:

    There’s also some other ingredients that have been identified — things like volatile organic compounds as well as ultrafine particulates, including heavy metals, and so the contention that these products emit a harmless water vapor is simply not true.

  5. Peter Fertig:

    A lot of what is going on in base (metals) is related to the dollar, china's economy is in good shape, industrial production is strong and its lending figures are a positive for the construction and housing market.

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