neodymium

noun neo·dym·i·um \ ˌnē-ō-ˈdi-mē-əm \

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

New Latin, from ne- + -dymium (from didymium)


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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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