Gadolinia
Gadolinia Gad`o*lin"i*a, n. [NL. See {Gadolinite}.] (Chem.) A rare earth associated with yttria and regarded as the oxide ({Gd2O3}) of a metallic element, {gadolinium}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Gd2O3 — Gadolinia Gad o*lin i*a, n. [NL. See {Gadolinite}.] (Chem.) A rare earth associated with yttria and regarded as the oxide ({Gd2O3}) of a metallic element, {gadolinium}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gadolinium — (pronEng|ˌgædəˈlɪniəm) is a chemical element that has the symbol Gd and atomic number 64. TOC Characteristics Gadolinium is a silvery white, malleable and ductile rare earth metal with a metallic lustre. It crystallizes in hexagonal, close packed …   Wikipedia

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  • gadolinium — gadolinic, adj. /gad l in ee euhm/, n. Chem. a rare earth metallic element. Symbol: Gd; at. wt.: 157.25; at. no.: 64. [1885 90; see GADOLINITE, IUM] * * * ▪ chemical element  (Gd), chemical element, rare earth metal of the lanthanoid series of… …   Universalium

  • gadolinium — noun a metallic chemical element (symbol Gd) with an atomic number of 64. See Also: gadolinia, gadolinite …   Wiktionary

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