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Copper and aluminium output were also higher. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This will make it the largest aluminium producer in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is much lighter than aluminium and stronger than steel. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Wrap the turkey in two layers of aluminium foil and cover with clean tea towels. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This lightweight aluminium wallet is said to shield cards from both problems. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They store the metal but aluminium producers often choose where to store it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Wrap each beetroot with aluminium foil and place on a baking sheet. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The chassis combines a lightweight aluminium frame with what look suspiciously like cycle parts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The tarnish will come off the silver and stick to the aluminium foil. The Sun (2008)But a new lightweight aluminium and body shell and a highly tuned sports have changed that. The Sun (2006)It is environmentally preferable for you to use aluminium foil to wrap your sandwiches. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Still we recycle only 30 per cent of aluminium waste. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Metals such as silver, copper and aluminium have all taken a dive. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This one's real leather but additionally protected by a light and strong aluminium lining. The Sun (2015)The lawsuit emerged after years of turmoil for the aluminium industry after producers bet that demand would recover quickly following the financial crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The causes are largely unknown, though exposure to toxic metals such as aluminium may play a part. Times, Sunday Times (2008)THE mouth of the whale opens wide as it swallows two aluminium aircraft wings whole. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Leading the risers' board were natural resources and mining stocks as the price of aluminium and copper rose. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Of course, improvements are possible by replacing steel panels with ones made of lighter aluminium and carbon fibre. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Baking powders may contain as much as five per cent aluminium by weight and processed cheese may contain up to 0.5 per cent by weight. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)Base metals such as aluminium, nickel and zinc have slumped by up to 49%. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In 1986 only 28 per cent of aluminium was being recycled. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)Although it is the world's biggest aluminium producer, it is heavily indebted. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Indeed, yesterday saw a slump that sent copper, aluminium and tin prices to their lowest for six months. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Base metals such as aluminium, nickel and zinc have slumped by up to 45% in the past year amid worries about the economic slowdown. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'aluminium'
British English: aluminium /ˌæljʊˈmɪnɪəm/ NOUN
Aluminium is a lightweight metal used for making things such as cooking equipment and aircraft parts.
- American English: aluminum
- Arabic: الألومينيوم
- Brazilian Portuguese: alumínio
- Chinese: 铝
- Croatian: aluminij
- Czech: hliník
- Danish: aluminium
- Dutch: aluminium
- European Spanish: aluminio
- Finnish: alumiini
- French: aluminium
- German: Aluminium
- Greek: αλουμίνιο
- Italian: alluminio
- Japanese: アルミニウム
- Korean: 알루미늄
- Norwegian: aluminium
- Polish: aluminium
- European Portuguese: alumínio
- Romanian: aluminiu
- Russian: алюминий
- Spanish: aluminio
- Swedish: aluminium
- Thai: อลูมิเนียม
- Turkish: alüminyum
- Ukrainian: алюміній
- Vietnamese: nhôm
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