platinum metal


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platinum metal

[′plat·ən·əm ′med·əl]
(chemistry)
A group of transition metals that includes ruthenium, osmium, rhodium, iridium, palladium, and platinum.
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continued site preparation at its Lac des Iles platinum metal group prospect in 1989.
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