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Mosander, Carl Gustaf

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Pronunciation: /mɒˈsandə
 
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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.

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