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Silver

A precious metal with the highest electrical conduction properties of any metal. It is used mainly in jewelry, photography, and for scientific and industrial purposes. It has been used as the basis for currencies in the past. Silver is traded as a commodity on various security exchanges. Like many precious metals, silver is volatile but generally maintains relatively high prices.
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The 10p coin is a nice big silvery one, the same as the moon, where gran or papa go at night to shine bright through their children's bedroom windows so they don't become afraid in the dark.
Phlox drummondii 'Blushing Bride' also looks very pretty with blush pink and silvery white blossoms.
English lavenders (Lavandula angustifolia) and Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia) may be nearing the end of their bloom time, but their silvery foliage is illuminated by moonlight.
Honesty is known for papery, silvery "pennies" which form after the purple or white flowers fade and leaves wither away.
Rose Fear is the first English collection from Greek poet Maria Laina, elegantly captured here in a dual translation that carries us through enchanting yet unsettling sections on "Time," "Witches," and "Travel." Like a grim fairytale, Laina's silvery lullaby lyricism morphs into beautifully dark chants and hanging, haikulike scenes as it moves between voices and scraps of stories, complicating and recoloring the feeling of fear itself.
Coloration of Argiope is silvery white, and make a zigzag type of web.The taxonomic work on the spiders were studied by several authors, [1;2;3,4,5,6,7;8,9 10;11;12,13,14]; Unfortunately, such significant and useful natural biological control group has been neglected in Pakistan.
Looking for Silvery Minnow in the Rio Grande, Genevieve Johnson, Bureau of Reclamation.
Berwick-based Silvery Tweed Cereals has created eight new jobs after an investment in new plant and machinery allowed the company to commission new machinery and automate a number of processes using the latest food processing technology.
Organized by Association Athletics Association (BAA), the tourney took place at Bahrain National Stadium wherein Al Busaiteen has won 14 assorted medals, including 8 golden, two silvery and four bronze medals.
The 3,607m sq exhibit is part of Islands, the UK's biggest ever zoological development, and will provide a new playground for the zoo's group of seven Sumatran orangutans and three silvery gibbons - including a 12-day-old newborn.
BERWICKSHIRE CEREAL PROCESSOR AND BAKERY INGREDIENTS SUPPLIER, Silvery Tweed Cereals 01289 307419 has increased its new product development capabilities and service with the appointment of an experienced NPD manager.
HS appears at once solid, silvery, liquid, feathery and fragile.