Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Metal: A metal is a substance that conducts heat and electricity, is shiny and reflects many colors of light, and can be hammered into sheets or drawn into wire. Metals lose electrons easily to form cations. About 80% of the known chemical elements are metals.
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Science / Chemistry / Transition Metal: An element with an incomplete d subshell. Elements which have common cations with incomplete d subshells are also considered transition metals. Elements with incomplete f subshells are sometimes calle MORE
Business / Machine Shop / Metallic Bond: The principal atomic bond that holds metals together. MORE
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Science / Chemistry / Metallic Compounds: Compounds that contain at least one metallic element. MORE