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mendelevium

mendelevium

noun men·de·le·vi·um \ˌmen-də-ˈlē-vē-əm, -ˈlā-\

Definition of MENDELEVIUM

:  a radioactive metallic element produced artificially — see element table

Origin of MENDELEVIUM

New Latin, from Dmitry Mendeleyev
First Known Use: 1955

mendelevium

noun men·de·le·vi·um \ˌmen-də-ˈlē-vē-əm, -ˈlā-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MENDELEVIUM

:  a radioactive element that is artificially produced—symbol Md; see element table

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