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METAL: The American Sign Language (ASL) sign for "metal / ore / steel"
To do the sign for "metal" or "steel" place an "X" handshape under your chin near your throat. Slide the X forward about 3 inches and repeat. The movement isn't like shaving, rather you use a flicking movement. Some people flick it forward at the wrist, others use a bit more of the elbow.
METAL / STEEL:
If you are referring to a metal coil one way to convey that is:
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