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lutetium

noun lu·te·tium \lü-ˈtē-sh(ē-)əm\

Definition of LUTETIUM

:  a metallic element of the rare-earth group — see element table

Origin of LUTETIUM

New Latin, from Latin Lutetia, ancient name of Paris
First Known Use: 1907

lutetium

noun lu·te·tium   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LUTETIUM

:  a metallic element of the rare-earth group—symbol Lu; see element table

Variants of LUTETIUM

lu·te·tium also lu·te·cium \lü-ˈtē-sh(ē-)əm\

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