noun. ['ˈtʌŋstən'] a heavy grey-white metallic element; the pure form is used mainly in electrical applications; it is found in several ores including wolframite and scheelite.
- metallic element
- iron manganese tungsten
- atomic number 74
Rhymes with Tungsten
Sentences with tungsten
Incandescent light bulbs produce light when electricity heats up their tungsten filament.
2. Noun, singular or mass
These electrons are not confined to any one tungsten atom but are shared between many of them.