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polymetallic

Line breaks: poly|met¦al¦lic
Pronunciation: /ˌpɒlɪmɛˈtɑlɪk/

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Definition of polymetallic in English:

adjective

chiefly Geology
Containing or involving several metals or their ores: the mining of polymetallic sulphides a quartz vein with polymetallic mineralization

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