einsteinium

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ein·​stei·​ni·​um | \ īn-ˈstī-nē-əm How to pronounce einsteinium (audio) \

Definition of einsteinium

: a radioactive element produced artificially — see Chemical Elements Table

First Known Use of einsteinium

1955, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for einsteinium

New Latin, from Albert Einstein

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“Einsteinium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/einsteinium. Accessed 29 Jan. 2020.

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einsteinium

noun
ein·​stei·​ni·​um | \ īn-ˈstī-nē-əm How to pronounce einsteinium (audio) \

Medical Definition of einsteinium

: a radioactive element produced artificially symbol Es — see Chemical Elements Table

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