Sentence Examples


  • The water was cool and had a metallic taste.
  • Metallic cobalt may be obtained by reduction of the oxide or chloride in a current of hydrogen at a red heat, or by heating the oxalate, under a layer of powdered glass.
  • Moonlight and darkness alike bent and danced around him, surrounding him in a hazy metallic shimmer.
  • "Lads!" said he, with a metallic ring in his voice.
  • On heating in hydrogen, ammonia or carbon monoxide, or with carbon or sodium, it is reduced to the metallic state.