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metallic

1. of, concerned with, or consisting of metal or a metal
2. Chem (of a metal element) existing in the free state rather than in combination

metallic

[mə′tal·ik]
(optics)
Having a brilliant mineral luster characteristic of metals.
(science and technology)
Pertaining to metals.
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Scientists propose that metallic hydrogen could be the holy grail of superconductors, a class of materials that can transmit electrical charge without impeding it at all.
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You recently noticed you've got a metallic taste in your mouth.
"ASME codes and standards have become the gold standard for the design and construction of metallic pressure vessels and piping systems throughout North America and around the world," said Thomas Musto of Sargent & Lundy LLC in Chicago.
Metallic lattice silver cushion, PS10; sequin cushion, PS12; metallic print knit silver cushion, PS12, all Tesco.
Work sleek metallics into your off-duty wardrobe with a pair of tailored trousers or subtle embellished details.
Iridescent dress, right, PS55 from La Redoute | Autograph top PS39.50 and skirt PS199, bag PS25, belt PS9.50, shoes PS55 and necklace PS15 all from Marks and Spencer | J Brand mid rise jeans in coated metallic, left, PS260 from asos.com | Gold box clutch, above, PS22.50, A Wear (Awear.com) | Rose gold watch, right, PS99.99, from Storm Watches (www.stormwatches.com) | Silver gladiators, above, PS60, Topshop | Multi metallic point heels, above, PS45, Asos.com | Metallic leather skirt, left PS149, www.marksandspencer.com | Silver snakeskin trousers, above, PS16, George at Asda | Senna spot top, PS40, and spot shorts, PS25, both from River Island | Levens grey metallic dress, left, PS179 from Hobbs
J Brand mid rise jeans in coated metallic, left, PS260 from asos.com | Autograph top PS39.50 and skirt PS199, bag PS25, belt PS9.50, shoes PS55 and necklace PS15 all from Marks and Spencer | Iridescent dress, right, PS55 from La Redoute | Rose gold watch, right, PS99.99, from Storm Watches (www.stormwatches.com) | Gold box clutch, above, PS22.50, A Wear (Awear.com) | Silver gladiators, above, PS60, Topshop | Multi metallic point heels, above, PS45, Asos.com | Senna spot top, PS40, and spot shorts, PS25, both from River Island | Levens grey metallic dress, left, PS179 from Hobbs | Silver snakeskin trousers, above, PS16, George at Asda
| Metallic leather skirt, left PS149, www.marksandspencer.com | Gold box clutch, above, PS22.50, A Wear (Awear.com) | Rose gold watch, right, PS99.99, from Storm Watches (www.stormwatches.com) | Multi metallic point heels, above, PS45, Asos.com | Silver gladiators, above, PS60, Topshop | Senna spot top, PS40, and spot shorts, PS25, both from River Island | Levens grey metallic dress, left, PS179 from Hobbs | J Brand mid rise jeans in coated metallic, left, PS260 from asos.com | Autograph top PS39.50 and skirt PS199, bag PS25, belt PS9.50, shoes PS55 and necklace PS15 all from Marks and Spencer | Iridescent dress, right, PS55 from La Redoute | Silver snakeskin trousers, above, PS16, George at Asda
Usually reserved for party season or evening glamour, a metallic palette has the wow factor for day or night.
(Gundry) Metallic, 71, of Worcester, died Saturday, September 24, 2011 after a battle with cancer.