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Definition of Copper

Copper

  1. A common metal of a reddish color, both ductile and malleable, and very tenacious. It is one of the best conductors of heat and electricity. Symbol Cu. Atomic weight 63.3. It is one of the most useful metals in itself, and also in its alloys, brass and bronze.
  2. A coin made of copper; a penny, cent, or other minor coin of copper.
  3. A vessel, especially a large boiler, made of copper.
  4. the boilers in the galley for cooking; as, a ship's coppers.
  5. To cover or coat with copper; to sheathe with sheets of copper; as, to copper a ship.
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Copper Translations

copper in Danish is kobber
copper in Dutch is koperen, roodkoperen
copper in Finnish is kupari
copper in French is cuivre
copper in German is Kupfer
copper in Italian is rame
copper in Norwegian is kopper
copper in Portuguese is cobre
copper in Spanish is cobre
copper in Swedish is kopparmynt, koppar
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