1. manganese

noun. ['ˈmæŋgəˌniːz'] a hard brittle grey polyvalent metallic element that resembles iron but is not magnetic; used in making steel; occurs in many minerals.


  • psilomelane
  • metallic element
  • pyrolusite
  • rhodochrosite
  • hausmannite
  • Mn
  • manganite
  • metal


  • manganèse (French)
  • manganese (Italian)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Manganese

  • antigones

How do you pronounce manganese?

Pronounce manganese as ˈmæŋgəˌniz.

US - How to pronounce manganese in American English

UK - How to pronounce manganese in British English

Example sentences of the word manganese

1. Adjective
Acidic soils are often low in manganese, and powdered supplements can be added to improve conditions.

2. Noun, singular or mass
* 9 percent of the daily value (DV) for manganese