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Silver (E57_Material, Concept)

Canonical URI: http://kerameikos.org/id/silver


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Silver (en), Silber (de), argent (fr), argento (it), άργυρος (el)Additional labels


Silver is a chemical element with the symbol Ag (from the Latin argentum, derived from the Proto-Indo-European h₂erǵ: "shiny" or "white") and atomic number 47. A soft, white, lustrous transition metal, it exhibits the highest electrical conductivity, thermal conductivity, and reflectivity of any metal.

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