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A metal is a chemical element that readily conducts electricity and heat, forms cations, and bonds ionically with non-metals.
Metal may also refer to:
- Métal, a portfolio by photographer Germaine Krull (1897–1985)
- Metal (Wu Xing), one of the five Wu Xing
- Metal Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States
- Metallicity, the proportion of elements other than hydrogen and helium in matter
- Metals, two of the seven basic types of tincture (heraldry)
- Road metal, the crushed stone used for road surfaces and railway track ballast
- "Metal", the default look and feel for GUI applications in Swing (Java)
- Metal (API), a graphics API from Apple for iOS and OS X
- Metal, in glassblowing terminology, molten glass
- Metal Sonic has been referred to by just the name "Metal" when addressed by Sonic the Hedgehog
- Tamara Metal (born 1933), Israeli Olympic high jumper and long jumper, and captain of the Israel women's national basketball team
Metal also has a number of uses in music:
- Heavy metal music, often referred to simply as "metal"
- Metal (Annihilator album)
- Metal (Pierre Estève album)
- Metal (Manilla Road album), or the title track
- Metal (Preston Reed album), or the title track
- Metals (Feist album)
- Metal (EP), an EP by Newsted
- "Metal" (Gary Numan song), on the album The Pleasure Principle
- "The Metal", a song on Tenacious D's album The Pick of Destiny
- Metal: A Headbanger's Journey, a documentary
- Metal (magazine), an Argentine heavy metal magazine
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