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Titanium

Titanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ti and atomic number 22.

It is a light, strong, lustrous, corrosion-resistant (including resistance to sea water and chlorine) transition metal with a white-silvery-metallic colour.

Titanium is used in strong light-weight alloys (most notably with iron and aluminium) and its most common compound, titanium dioxide, is used in white pigments.

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