hassium

noun has·si·um \ ˈha-sē-əm \

Definition of hassium

: a short-lived radioactive metallic element produced artificially — see Chemical Elements Table

Origin and Etymology of hassium

New Latin, from Hassia Hesse (German state), location of the laboratory that first produced the element


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hassium

noun has·si·um \ ˈha-sē-əm \

medical Definition of hassium

: a short-lived radioactive element produced artificially symbol Hs — see Chemical Elements Table

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