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Definition 1: a light silver-white ductile bivalent metallic element; in pure form it burns with brilliant white flame; occurs naturally only in combination (as in magnesite and dolomite and carnallite and spinel and olivine) - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for magnesium in the sense of this definition

(magnesium is a kind of ...) any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.

(... is made of the substance magnesium) a white or reddish mineral consisting of hydrous chlorides of potassium and magnesium; used as a fertilizer and as a source of potassium and magnesium

(... is made of the substance magnesium) a light colored mineral consisting of calcium magnesium carbonate; a source of magnesium; used as a ceramic and as fertilizer

(... is made of the substance magnesium) a white mineral consisting of magnesium carbonate; a source of magnesium

(... is made of the substance magnesium) a mineral consisting of magnesium iron silicate; a source of magnesium

(... is made of the substance magnesium) a white solid mineral that occurs naturally as periclase; a source of magnesium

(... is made of the substance magnesium) a hard glassy mineral consisting of an oxide of magnesium and aluminum; occurs in various colors that are used as gemstones

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