Share this entry

Share this page

Mosander, Carl Gustaf

Line breaks: Carl Gus¦taf Mos|an¦der
Pronunciation: /mɒˈsandə
 
/

Definition of Mosander, Carl Gustaf in English:

( 1797–1858), Swedish chemist. Mosander continued Berzelius’s work on the rare earth elements and discovered the new elements lanthanum, erbium, and terbium, and the supposed element didymium.

Definition of Mosander, Carl Gustaf in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day resilient
Pronunciation: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…