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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Capable of being hammered thin or made into a wire.

Usage examples (35)
  • The sculptor was excited to use ductile metals in her work with kinesthetic art.
  • ductile copper
  • "That can actually trigger a phenomenon we know as ductile failure," Dr Fusseis said.
  • It is also ductile, meaning it can be drawn into wire. for more
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