Translation of heavy metal in Spanish:

heavy metal

metal pesado, n.

noun

  • 1

    Chemistry
    metal pesado masculine
    • Other fish caught around the once heavily industrialised coasts of Scotland have been found to contain large quantities of heavy metals.
    • Severe corrosion may occur in neutral solutions of salts of heavy metals, such as copper, iron and nickel.
    • Of course, the technique will eventually be expanded to other heavy metals as well.
    • For shallow soil contamination, heavy metals can be stabilized in place.
    • Important heavy metals emitted by traffic and industry are lead and copper.
    • The slow growth rate is thought to enhance the absorption of heavy metals like copper and cobalt from sea water.
    • Toxic wastes can include such material as heavy metals or radioactive material.
    • Contamination with lead and other heavy metals is also a possible danger.
    • The north of the region is known to contain large deposits of uranium and heavy metals, and the south has copper and oil.
    • They also evaluated its ability to stem soil and groundwater contamination by nutrients and heavy metals.
    • It is especially effective in removing heavy metals from the body such as mercury and palladium.
    • A potential issue arises from the fact that some fish may also contain relatively high levels of toxic heavy metals.
    • Despite improvements in emission levels, incinerators still pump out dioxins, heavy metals and acid gases into our atmosphere.
    • I have seen the treatment in various stages, and I think that it works to rid the body of mercury and other heavy metals.
    • The herbs showed no evidence of contamination by heavy metals or fungi.
    • In a number of investigations authors have suggested and provided evidence for the adsorption of heavy metals onto the surface of iron plaques.
    • Coal-burning power plants release large amounts of heavy metals, such as mercury.
    • Incineration of waste fuel oils without abatement leads to a massive increase in the emissions of heavy metals, especially nickel and vanadium.
    • Because they are poisonous, heavy metals are sometimes referred to as toxic metals.
    • For example, tobacco plants can absorb heavy metals, mercury, copper, and lead.
  • 2

    Music
    heavy (metal) masculine
    rock duro masculine
    • The two play rough, loud, drunken heavy metal fans, with little or no interest in gainful employment.
    • A huge horror fan, he also likes heavy metal music and plays guitar in a band.
    • Before I had went to bed last night he was blasting some heavy metal rock music.
    • We are being invaded by hard rock, acid rock, punk rock, new wave, and heavy metal music under the guise of religious rock and roll.
    • It is a psychedelic homage to the band's heavy metal roots in the early years.
    • There was a computer, posters of heavy metal bands, clothes scattered on the floor, and the scent of cologne.
    • This means hardcore fans of British heavy metal can finally get some respect.
    • I don't think any heavy metal band even plays 28 different notes total in a concert.
    • We've convinced everyone that we're one of the best heavy metal bands in the world, we don't know how we did it.
    • They have been smart enough to roll with the changes while staying true to their hard rock and heavy metal tunes.
    • In fact, fans of gangsta rap or heavy metal are often more timid and shy than other kids, he says.
    • Around me, hard rock and heavy metal and elaborate rap music mixed and blared into one loud noise in these streets.
    • I woke up to the sounds of rolling thunder banging on my eardrums like some heavy metal band.
    • Arnett viewed adolescents' preference for heavy metal music as being related to alienation.
    • It will appeal to fans of all rock and heavy metal bands, and will also stock some items of interest to goths.
    • The first band was heavy metal, and a substantial mosh pit grew out from the center of the room.
    • So you have this heavy metal band, right, and they split up acrimoniously.
    • The darkness, not to mention the immaturity, seems an essential element for heavy metal bands.
    • Another family of Goths - heavy metal fans who wear entirely black outfits - lay side by side in their five-man tent.
    • Contained herein is a list of female members of heavy metal bands.