romanium

noun
ro·​ma·​ni·​um | \ rōˈmānēəm \
plural -s

Definition of romanium

: an alloy consisting of aluminum having an admixture of less than one percent of tungsten together with a little copper, nickel, antimony, and tin

First Known Use of romanium

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for romanium

New Latin, from R. I. Roman, 19th century metallurgist, its inventor + New Latin -ium

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“Romanium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/romanium. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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