Alkali Metal

Science / Geology / Alkali Metal: A strongly basic metal like potassium or sodium.

Alkaline Earth Metal

Science / Chemistry / Alkaline Earth Metal: (alkali metal) The Group 2 elements, beryllium (Be), magnesium (Mg), calcium (Ca), strontium (Sr), barium (Ba), and radium (Ra) form alkaline oxides and hydroxides and are called 'alkaline earth metal MORE

Metallophone

Entertainment / Music / Metallophone: Percussion instrument consisting of tuned metal bars, usually struck with a mallet. MORE

Metallurgy

Business / Machine Shop / Metallurgy: The science explaining the properties, behavior and internal structure of metals. MORE

Metals (Implant)

Health / Dentistry / Metals (Implant): Strong and relatively ductile substances that provide electropositive ions to a corrosive environment and can be polished to a high luster, characterized by metallic atomic bonding. Most often used fo MORE

Metalloid

Science / Chemistry / Metalloid: An element with both metallic and nonmetallic properties. Examples are silicon, arsenic, and germanium. MORE

Native Metal

Science / Geology / Native Metal: A natural deposit of a metallic element in pure metallic form, neither oxidized nor combined with sulfur or other elements. MORE

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