There are 2 translations of metal in Spanish:

metal1

Pronunciation: /ˈmetl/

n

  • 1.1 u c [Chem] [Metall] metal (m); (before n) [box/clasp/plating] metálico, de metal metal detector detector (m) de metales metal fatigue fatiga (f) del metal
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    • Earthen materials like steel, metal and granite are hard to get these days.
    • Known as shape-memory materials, they are metal alloys or polymers that accomplish similar feats in different ways.
    • The result was a new, hard metal, Bessemer steel, ideal for rail-making.
    1.2 u (on roads) (BrE) grava (f)
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    • In common with other specifications for road construction the contractors had to remove all ‘fixed stones’ from the bed on which road metal was laid.
    • For all we knew they could have just been road metal.
    • 96 Drains were usually constructed 18 in. square and were built with lime-mortared masonry walls that supported flat slab stones beneath the road metal.
    1.3 u (liquid glass) [Tech] vidrio (m) fundido
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    • In 1952 he thought about using the bed of molten metal to form the flat glass, eliminating altogether the need for the rollers.

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La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of metal in Spanish:

metal2

vt (-ll-)

  • (BrE) engravar

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.