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curium

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noun cu·ri·um \ˈkyu̇r-ē-əm\

Definition of curium

  1. :  a metallic radioactive element produced artificially — see element table



Origin of curium

New Latin, from Marie & Pierre Curie


First Known Use: 1946


Medical Dictionary

curium

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noun cu·ri·um \ˈkyu̇r-ē-əm\

Medical Definition of curium

  1. :  a metallic radioactive element produced artificially—symbol Cm; see element table




Learn More about curium

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "curium" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "curium"


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