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A lightweight and hypoallergenic metal that is a member of the platinum family. It is used as an alloy in platinum jewelry as well as used to create palladium jewelry. It is a true white metal which means it maintains its white color forever. Palladium bands are stamped with "Pall 950." Palladium is similar to platinum, but weighs and cost much less.

See also: Nickel  Alloy  Platinum