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  • terbia — [tʉr′bē ə] n. [ModL < TERBIUM] terbium oxide, Tb2O3, a white powder soluble in dilute acids …   English World dictionary

  • terbia — /terr bee euh/, n. Chem. an amorphous white powder, Tb2O3. Also called terbium oxide. [1905 10; < NL; see TERBIUM, IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • terbia — /ˈtɜbiə/ (say terbeeuh) noun the oxide of terbium, Tb2O3, an amorphous white powder …   Australian English dictionary

  • terbia — /terr bee euh/, n. Chem. an amorphous white powder, Tb2O3. Also called terbium oxide. [1905 10; NL; see TERBIUM, IA] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Timeline of chemical elements discoveries — The discovery of the elements known to exist today is presented here in chronological order. The elements are listed generally in the order in which each was first defined as the pure element,[clarification needed] as the exact date of discovery… …   Wikipedia

  • Erbium — (pronEng|ˈɝbiəm) is a chemical element with the symbol Er and atomic number 68. A rare, silvery, white metallic lanthanide, erbium is a solid in its normal state. It is a rare earth element associated with several other rare elements in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Erbio — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para la serie de televisión, véase ER (serie de TV). Holmio Erbio Tulio Er Fm       …   Wikipedia Español

  • List of chemical element name etymologies — This is the list of etymologies for all chemical element names: Name Symbol Language of origin Word of origin Meaning Symbol origin Description Actinium Ac Greek ἀκτίς (aktis) beam Greek aktinos ἀκτίς, ἀκτῖνος (aktis; aktinos), meaning beam (ray) …   Wikipedia

  • rare-earth element — /rair errth /, Chem. any of a group of closely related metallic elements, comprising the lanthanides, scandium, and yttrium, that are chemically similar by virtue of having the same number of valence electrons. Also called rare earth metal. [1955 …   Universalium

  • Terbium — (pronEng|ˈtɝbiəm) is a chemical element with the symbol Tb and atomic number 65. Characteristics Terbium is a silvery white rare earth metal that is malleable, ductile and soft enough to be cut with a knife. It is reasonably stable in air (it… …   Wikipedia

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