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heavy metal

a metal with a high specific gravity
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heavy metal

[′hev·ē ′med·əl]
(metallurgy)
A metal whose specific gravity is approximately 5.0 or higher.

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In order to pursue environmental regulations, it is a necessity to devise efficient and low cost technologies for the removal of heavy metal ions [27].
Heavy Metal was a winner himself on World Cup night when making all in the Godolphin Mile and has his first start since as he aims to become just the second nine-year-old to win this contest after Barbecue Eddie in 2013.
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Results revealed that the mean CDI value (ug/Kg-day) of heavy metal was found in the decreasing order: Ni > Zn > Cr > Pb > Cd both for adult and children.
In order to compare the difference between heavy metal treatments and control, germination percentage, shoot length and primary root length data were analysed by one-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) followed by Dunnett's test.
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