hassium
noun Etymology: New Latin, from Hassia Hesse (German state), location of the laboratory that first produced the element Date: 1992 a short-lived radioactive metallic element produced artificially — see element table

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  • Hassium — (pronEng|ˈhæsiəm or IPA|/ˈhɑːsiəm/ [ [http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/hassium hassium Definitions from Dictionary.com ] ] ) is a synthetic element in the periodic table that has the symbol Hs and atomic number 108. Hassium oxidizes… …   Wikipedia

  • Hassium — Bohrium ← Hassium → Meitnérium Os …   Wikipédia en Français

  • hassium — [has′ē əm] n. 〚ModL, after the L name for HESSE2, where new elements were created in a nuclear physics laboratory + IUM〛 a radioactive chemical element with a very short half life: a transactinide produced by bombarding lead with high energy… …   Universalium

  • hassium — ● hassium nom masculin (du latin Hassia, pays de Hesse) Élément chimique artificiel (Hs), de numéro atomique 108 et de masse atomique 265,1306 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • hassium — Competing name for unniloctium, the 108th element, proposed by its German discoverers and supported by the American Chemical Society …   Elements of periodic system

  • hassium — [has′ē əm] n. [ModL, after the L name for HESSE2, where new elements were created in a nuclear physics laboratory + IUM] a radioactive chemical element with a very short half life: a transactinide produced by bombarding lead with high energy… …   English World dictionary

  • Hassium — Eigenschaften …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hassium — hasis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. hassium vok. Hassium, n rus. хассий, m pranc. hassium, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • hassium — hasis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. hassium vok. Hassium, n rus. хассий, m pranc. hassium, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Hassium — Hạs|si|um [nlat. Hassia = Hessen (wegen der Entdeckung in Darmstadt); ↑ ium (1)], das; s; Symbol: Hs; Syn.: (systematisch:) Unniloctium (Uno), (früher vorgeschlagen:) Hahnium (2): nur künstlich herstellbares radioaktives chem. Element aus Gruppe …   Universal-Lexikon

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