Definition of seaborgium in English:

seaborgium

Syllabification: sea·bor·gi·um
Pronunciation: /sēˈbôrgēəm
 
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noun

  • The chemical element of atomic number 106, a very unstable element made by high-energy atomic collisions. (Symbol: Sg)
    More example sentences
    • Chemistry experiments with seaborgium have firmly placed it in group 6 as a heavier homologue to tungsten.
    • The rules against the naming of an element after a living person were bent, and element 106 is today still known as seaborgium.

Origin

modern Latin, named after G. Seaborg (see Seaborg, Glenn).

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