[muh-tal-uh-fohn] /məˈtæl əˌfoʊn/
any musical instrument consisting of a graduated series of metal bars that may either be struck by hammers operated manually or played with a keyboard.
any of various musical instruments consisting of tuned metal bars struck with a hammer, such as the glockenspiel
metalloprotein me·tal·lo·pro·tein (mĭ-tāl’ō-prō’tēn’, -tē-ĭn) n. A protein containing a metal ion within its structure.
metalloporphyrin me·tal·lo·por·phy·rin (mĭ-tāl’ō-pôr’fə-rĭn) n. A compound, such as heme, formed by the combination of a porphyrin with a metal.
[muh-tal-oh-ther-uh-pee] /məˌtæl oʊˈθɛr ə pi/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. by the use of metals or their salts.
[met-uh-sen-trik] /ˌmɛt əˈsɛn trɪk/ adjective 1. Naval Architecture. of or relating to a . 2. Genetics. of or relating to any chromosome or chromatid whose centromere is centrally located, creating two apparently equal chromosome arms. Compare (def 2), , . metacentric met·a·cen·tric (mět’ə-sěn’trĭk) adj. Having the centromere of a chromosome in the median position so […]