\ˌaljʊmˈɪni͡əm], \ˌaljʊmˈɪniəm], \ˌa_l_j_ʊ_m_ˈɪ_n_iə_m]\
Definitions of ALUMINIUM
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
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By William R. Warner
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By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
A metallic element; atomic weight 27. Symbol Al. It occurs in nature in a great variety of minerals, usually combined with silica, either alone or in connection with iron, magnesium, calcium, and sodium. It also occurs native as an oxid. a. is a white metal, capable of taking a fine polish. Its specific gravity is 2.58. It is very malleable and ductile. It does not oxidize in the air and resists the action of ordinary acids, except hydrochloric acid, but is acted on by alkalis and rapidly changed by mercury or mercury salts.
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