Sentence Examples


  • Different jewelers generally have a preference for one type of metal because of its quality, malleability, coloration, or other properties.
  • Malleability refers to the extent to which temperament can be influenced or reshaped by later life events.
  • Another illustration of the malleability of metal is afforded by metal spinning.
  • Substances having high specific gravity, malleability, opacity, and especially a peculiar lustre, the term "metal" became generic for all substances with these properties.
  • Iron renders the metal hard and brittle; arsenic, antimony and bismuth (up to 0.5%) reduce its tenacity; copper and lead (1 to 2%) make it harder and stronger but impair its malleability; and stannous oxide reduces its tenacity.