métal

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See also: metal, Metal, and metál

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin metallum (metal, mine, quarry, mineral), from Ancient Greek [Term?] (mine, quarry, metal), from μεταλλεύω (metalleúō, to mine, quarry), of unknown origin, but apparently related to μεταλλάω (metalláō, to seek after), also of unknown origin.

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métal m (plural métaux)

  1. metal
  2. (heraldry) metal

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