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Definitions of Platina
Platinum. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
A metal of a greyish-white colour, very valuable on account of its hardness, infusibility, and the resistance it offers to the action of air and moisture-it is also ductile, malleable, of great tenacity, and the heaviest of known metals. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
See Platinum. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy