malleable

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silver-white malleable metal aluminum
hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion; used in alloys; occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite atomic number 28 , Ni , nickel
ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor atomic number 29 , copper , Cu
bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs as zinc sulphide in zinc blende atomic number 30 , zinc , Zn
soft bluish-white ductile malleable toxic bivalent metallic element; occurs in association with zinc ores atomic number 48 , cadmium , Cd
silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion; used in many alloys and to coat other metals to prevent corrosion; obtained chiefly from cassiterite where it occurs as tin oxide atomic number 50 , Sn , tin
soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia atomic number 79 , Au , gold
soft grey malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air; it is highly toxic and is used in rodent and insect poisons; occurs in zinc blende and some iron ores atomic number 81 , thallium , Tl
soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey atomic number 82 , lead , Pb
property of being physically malleable; the property of something that can be worked or hammered or shaped without breaking malleability , plasticity
someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable) metalworker , smith
malleable silver-white metal nickel
ductile and malleable whitish metal palladium
any mixture of a soft and malleable consistency paste
iron having a low carbon content that is tough and malleable and so can be forged and welded wrought iron
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