mendelevium

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

Definition of mendelevium

  1. :  a radioactive metallic element produced artificially — see element table

Origin and Etymology of mendelevium

New Latin, from Dmitry Mendeleyev


First Known Use: 1955


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mendelevium

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

Medical Definition of mendelevium

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


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