Platinum - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈplætɪnəm|  American pronunciation of the word platinum
Brit.  |ˈplatɪnəm|  British pronunciation of the word platinum

noun

- a heavy precious metallic element; grey-white and resistant to corroding; occurs in some nickel and copper ores and is also found native in some deposits (syn: pt)

Examples

Eight of Denver's albums went platinum.

Platinum usually trades at a premium to gold.

Her sophomore album is verging on triple platinum sales.

noble metals include gold and silver and platinum

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