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Copper

Scope note

Use for the pure metallic element having the symbol Cu and atomic number 29; a reddish metal that is very malleable and ductile. Use also for this metal as processed and formed, usually in combination with other substances, to make various objects and materials.

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AAT
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Getty AAT term number

300011020

Broader Terms used

<copper and copper alloy>

Term used for

Cu

Created

11yrs ago

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