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aluminum

al·u·mi·num

aluminum

 
 
pronunciation:
lu mih nm
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part of speech: noun
definition: a chemical element that has thirteen protons in each nucleus, occurs commonly in ores such as bauxite, and in pure form is a strong lightweight corrosion-resistant silvery metal with many industrial uses. (symbol: Al)
Aluminum is the primary metal used in the body of most cars.Many kitchen items tend to be made of aluminum, such as measuring cups, mixing bowls, colanders, and baking sheets.
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