Lead | Definition, Uses, Properties, & Facts | Britannica
WebMay 11, 2023 · lead (Pb), a soft, silvery white or grayish metal in Group 14 (IVa) of the periodic table. Lead is very malleable , ductile, and dense and is a poor conductor of electricity. Known in antiquity and believed by the alchemists to be the oldest of metals, lead is highly durable and resistant to corrosion , as is indicated by the continuing use of ...
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