Of, relating to, or obtaining the faculties of a metal.
Containing a metal: a metallic compound.
Having a quality suggesting or associated with material, particularly:
Lustrous; sparkling: metallic colors.
Sharp-tasting: a distressing, metallic flavor.
Harshly resonant: "the odd metallic note for the meadow lark, recommending the clash of vibrant blades” ( Ambrose Bierce).
Made of, coming across manufactured from, resembling, or regarding metal.
Of or with respect to a metal; regarding the nature of metal; resembling metal
Of, pertaining to, or described as, the fundamental and implied properties of a metal, as contrasted with a nonmetal or metalloid; conductive of electricity; basic; developing positive ions in answer; antacid.
containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal