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tantalum


tantalum

noun tan·ta·lum \ˈtant-əl-əm\

Definition of TANTALUM

:  a hard ductile gray-white acid-resisting metallic element of the vanadium family found combined in rare minerals and sometimes used in surgical implants and sutures—symbol Ta; see element table
March 03, 2015
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