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cesium Explained

cesium at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


cesium at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

coined by Bunsen and Kirchhoff in 1860, from L. caesius "blue-gray," in reference to the two blue lines in its spectrum. ///

cesium at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n the American spelling of caesium//

cesium at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Chemical element, one of the alkali metals, chemical symbol Cs, atomic number 55. The first element discovered by spectroscopy (1860), it is silvery white, liquid at warm room temperature (melting at 83° F, or 28.4° C), and very soft when solid. About half as abundant as lead, it occurs in minute quantities as ores. It reacts explosively with cold water and is used to scavenge traces of oxygen and other gases in electron tubes. Other uses are as a catalyst and in photoelectric cells, ion propulsion systems, atomic clocks, and plasma for thermoelectric conversion. Cesium salts have various specialty applications, incl. in mineral waters.

césium at French => English Of Explained:

t [akreːdiːtiːrt]

cesium at Dutch => English Of Explained:

cesium [sezijɵm]

cesium at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:


cesium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a soft silver-white ductile metallic element (liquid at
normal temperatures); the most electropositive and
alkaline metal [syn: {caesium}, {Cs}, {atomic number 55}]

cesium at English (WD) Of Explained:

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  • Inter: U » S Inter: alternative spelling of » caesium

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    * miscue
    Category: Category:en:Alkali metals -
    Category: Category:en:Chemical elements -


    Inter: wikipedia » lang=cs


    * Inter: IPA » /tsɛːzɪjʊm/|lang=cs


    Inter: cs-noun » g=n
  • caesium, Inter: l » en|cesium

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    Inter: elements » Cs|xenon|Xe|barium|Ba|lang=nl


    * Inter: audio » Nl-cesium.ogg|Audio


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  • Inter: l » en|caesium, Inter: l » en|cesium

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    * Inter: IPA » /ˈse̞ːsium/|lang=fi


    Inter: fi-nou » n
  • Inter: l » en|caesium, Inter: l » en|cesium


    Inter: fi-decl-tuoli » cesium|nopl=1|i=0

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  • caesium, Inter: l » en|cesium

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    * Inter: IPA » /ˈseːsɪɵm/|lang=sv


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  • caesium, Inter: l » en|cesium


    Inter: sv-noun-unc-irreg-n » 2=cesiumet

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    * Inter: IPA » lang=fr|/se.zjɔm/
    • Inter: audio » Fr-césium.ogg|Audio


      Inter: fr-noun-unc » m|sort=cesium

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