precious metal

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precious metal

n.
Any of several metals, including gold and platinum, that have high economic value.

precious metal

n
any of the metals gold, silver, or platinum

pre′cious met′al


n.
a metal of the gold, silver, or platinum group.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.precious metal - any of the less common and valuable metals often used to make coins or jewelryprecious metal - any of the less common and valuable metals often used to make coins or jewelry
valuable - something of value; "all our valuables were stolen"
bullion - a mass of precious metal
gold - coins made of gold
silver - coins made of silver
Translations
مَعْدَن ثمين
drahý kov
ædelmetal
nemesfém
dÿrmætur
metal precioso
drahý kov
değerli maden

precious metal

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precious

(ˈpreʃəs) adjective
of great value. precious jewels.
precious metal
a valuable metal such as gold, silver or platinum.
precious stone
a jewel; a gem. diamonds, emeralds and other precious stones.
precious few/little
very few/little. I've precious little money left.