seaborgium

noun
sea·​borg·​i·​um | \ sē-ˈbȯr-gē-əm How to pronounce seaborgium (audio) \

Definition of seaborgium

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

First Known Use of seaborgium

1994, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for seaborgium

New Latin, from Glenn T. Seaborg

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seaborgium

noun
sea·​borg·​i·​um | \ sē-ˈbȯr-gē-əm How to pronounce seaborgium (audio) \

Medical Definition of seaborgium

: a short-lived radioactive element that is artificially produced symbol Sg — see Chemical Elements Table

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