Heavy Metal

A metal of relatively high density (specific gravity greater than about 5) or of high relative atomic weight.Any element with an atomic weight greater than twenty (twenty times the weight of hydrogen).heavy metal

a metal with a high specific gravity, typically larger than 5; e.g., fe, co, cu, Mn, mo, zn, v.


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