Words nearby aluminum
Origin of aluminum
OTHER WORDS FROM aluminumal·u·min·ic [al-yuh-min-ik] /ˌæl yəˈmɪn ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for aluminum
New refinements in aluminum made structures both stronger and lighter.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
According to police, Kory then attacked the victim with an aluminum tennis racket.Meet Your New ‘Hot Mugshot Guy’: Sean Kory, Fox News’ Public Enemy No. 1|Marlow Stern|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2012, Li allegedly supplied the Iranians with 20,000 kilos of steel pipe and 1,300 aluminum alloy tubes.
It is one of the only times I can think of when life imitates art to the very bleeding edge of an aluminum shank.
While plentiful and cheap today, aluminum was once an extremely valuable metal.
The cross-head is a small piece of aluminum bronze, running on round guides that also serve as cylinder braces.Langley Memoir on Mechanical Flight, Parts I and II|S. P. (Samuel Pierpont) Langley and Charles M. (Charles Matthews) Manly
The aluminum utensils will be always shining, for the material of which they are made will not tarnish.The American Country Girl|Martha Foote Crow
The camera body is made of aluminum, producing a very light, yet strong and durable, instrument.Kodaks and Kodak Supplies, 1914|Canadian Kodak Company
Aluminum, being the lightest and strongest metal that could be used for the purpose, formed the main part of both bodies.Five Thousand Miles Underground|Roy Rockwood
As they pushed forward again, a street guard elbowed in, brandishing his aluminum club and asking the cause of the commotion.City of Endless Night|Milo Hastings