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potassium Saltos de línea: po¦tas|sium
Pronunciación: /pəˈtasɪəm/

Definición de potassium en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The chemical element of atomic number 19, a soft silvery-white reactive metal of the alkali-metal group. (Symbol: K)
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • For example, lithium, sodium, and potassium comprised a triad of soft, highly reactive metals.
  • The plants are sustained by water, enriched with calcium, potassium, nitrogen and other fertilisers.
  • Its high potassium, phosphorus and calcium help maintain high energy levels.

Derivados

potassic

1
Pronunciación: /pəˈtasɪk/
adjetivo ( Mineralogy )
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The Lake George center, for instance, had three emplacements, one potassic, another sodic, and yet another with a mixed composition.
  • A scintillometer could make a radiometric survey at the same time which would distinguish potassic from sodic granites.
  • Most recent studies of potassic magma generation ascribe such characteristics to metasomatized portions of the subcontinental lithosphere.

Origen

Early 19th century: from potash (earlier potass, from French potasse) + -ium.

Palabras que riman con potassium

axiom • calcium

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