Definition of 'platinum'
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They have focused on gold and platinum mining. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The platinum hair certainly helps you to stand out. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We think this will largely depend on where the platinum price goes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She also showed off her platinum blonde hair after recently getting rid of her long brunette waves. The Sun (2011)It is also rich in platinum and gold. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This partly explains why the platinum price is going through the roof. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Going from brunette to platinum blonde requires strong bleach. The Sun (2011) Aquarius Platinum has appointed the first woman to its board. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Bankers have said finding a buyer for the platinum mines would be difficult given their high costs and history of bad industrial relations. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Her hair is a perfect, unimpeachable sheet of pure platinum blonde. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The flight of hot money from cooling metal is heading for safe havens such as gold and platinum as well as crude oil. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But all eyes were on her and her new platinum blonde hairstyle, right. The Sun (2015)Workers at platinum and gold mines complain that their unions no longer represent them and do not drive a hard enough bargain in negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If you have bright red lips and platinum hair, your grey cashmere jumper and jeans will suddenly seem the business. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Platinum miners offered London little lustre. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The album has gone platinum in the UK. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Anglo American has been conducting a review of its platinum business for months after deciding that some of its mines are too expensive to run. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There was yet more bad news for Aquarius Platinum shareholders. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The 17-year-old's platinum hair and rock chick style was cool and cute. The Sun (2011)He ended up with' a wild taste of freedom' and platinum hair. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This tongue-in-cheek electro pop anthem has already gone platinum in the US. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'platinum'
British English: platinum /ˈplætɪnəm/ NOUN
Platinum is a very valuable silvery-grey metal.
- American English: platinum
- Arabic: بِلاتيـن
- Brazilian Portuguese: platina
- Chinese: 白金
- Croatian: platina
- Czech: platina
- Danish: platin
- Dutch: platina
- European Spanish: platino
- Finnish: platina
- French: platine
- German: Platin
- Greek: πλατίνα
- Italian: platino
- Japanese: プラチナ
- Korean: 백금
- Norwegian: platina
- Polish: platyna
- European Portuguese: platina
- Romanian: platină
- Russian: платина
- Spanish: platino
- Swedish: platina
- Thai: ทองคำขาว
- Turkish: platin
- Ukrainian: платина
- Vietnamese: bạch kim
Definition of platinum from the Collins English Dictionary
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