Definition of precious metals in English:

precious metals

Syllabification: pre·cious met·als


  • Gold, silver, and platinum.
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    • Prominent among them has been a sharp rise in the price of gold and in other precious metals such as platinum.
    • Palladium is generally alloyed with other precious metals, such as gold and silver, as well as with copper.
    • In times of crisis, people have a tendency to turn to cash or precious metals like gold.

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