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Pronunciation of Metals: Learn how to pronounce Metals in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word metal:

noun
any of a number of chemical elements, such as iron or copper, that are often lustrous ductile solids, have basic oxides, form positive ions, and are good conductors of heat and electricity
an alloy, such as brass or steel, containing one or more of these elements
(printing) type made of metal
the substance of glass in a molten state or as the finished product
short for road metal
(informal) short for heavy metal (sense 1)
(navy)
the total weight of projectiles that can be shot by a ship’s guns at any one time
the total weight or number of a ship’s guns
Also called: heavy element (astronomy) any element heavier than helium
(heraldry) gold or silver
(plural) the rails of a railway
adjective
made of metal
verb
-als, -alling, -alled, (US) -als, -aling, -aled (transitive)
to fit or cover with metal
to make or mend (a road) with road metal
Derived Forms
ˈmetal-ˌlike adjective
Word Origin
C13: from Latin metallum mine, product of a mine, from Greek metallon