Definition of nielsbohrium in English:
A name proposed by the American Chemical Society for the chemical element of atomic number 107, now called bohrium.
- The same is true of element 105, called hahnium by one group and nielsbohrium by the other.
- Bohrium, rather than the proposed nielsbohrium, has the same name as the element boron in both Russian and German.
- The Germans suggested the name nielsbohrium, which the Soviets had suggested be given to element 105, to honor the Danish physicist Niels Bohr.
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