Aluminium - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌæljəˈmɪniəm|  American pronunciation of the word aluminium
Brit.  |al(j)ʊˈmɪnɪəm|  British pronunciation of the word aluminium

noun

- a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite (syn: al, aluminum)

Examples

Aluminium is ductile, but difficult to tool.

Aluminium, being a metal, readily conducts heat.

The manufacturers say that there is no danger of the aluminium leaching into the water.

The rivers had been polluted with aluminium.

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