Definition of dysprosium
: an element of the rare-earth group that forms highly magnetic compounds — see element table
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Neodymium, dysprosium, and praseodymium are used in combination to create the components of an electric engine.
The iPhone contains a chorus of eight rare earth elements: neodymium, praseodymium, dysprosium, terbium, gadolinium, europium, lanthanum, and yttrium.
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