atomic number 50 definition

  • noun:
    • a silvery malleable metallic factor that resists corrosion; used in many alloys and to coat other metals to avoid corrosion; acquired mainly from cassiterite in which it does occur as tin oxide
    • a silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion; found in many alloys also to coat other metals to stop deterioration; gotten mainly from cassiterite in which it happens as tin oxide

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