neodymium

noun neo·dym·i·um \ ˌnē-ō-ˈdi-mē-əm \
|Updated on: 23 May 2018

Definition of neodymium

: a silver-white to yellow metallic element of the rare-earth group that is used especially in magnets and lasers — see Chemical Elements Table

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Origin and Etymology of neodymium

neo- + (di)dymium, after German Neodym)


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neodymium

noun neo·dym·i·um \ ˌnē-ō-ˈdim-ē-əm \

medical Definition of neodymium

: a yellow metallic element of the rare-earth group symbol Nd — see Chemical Elements Table

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