deuterium

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Harold Urey, an American chemist, from Ancient Greek δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + -ium.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /djuːˈtɪəɹɪəm/, /dʒuːˈtɪəɹɪəm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /djuːˈtɪɹiəm/
  • Hyphenation: deu‧te‧ri‧um

Noun[edit]

deuterium (plural deuteriums)

  1. (physics) An isotope of hydrogen formed of one proton and one neutron in each atom - 21H.
    Heavy water is “heavy” because it contains deuterium.
  2. An atom of this isotope.
    There were about 80 deuteriums for every million protiums, and virtually no tritium.

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Noun[edit]

deuterium n

  1. deuterium (isotope of hydrogen)

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Harold Urey, an American chemist, from Ancient Greek δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + -ium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: deu‧te‧ri‧um

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deuterium n (uncountable)

  1. deuterium

Finnish[edit]

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deuterium

  1. deuterium

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deuterium n (genitive deuteriī); second declension

  1. deuterium

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Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative deuterium deuteria
genitive deuteriī deuteriōrum
dative deuteriō deuteriīs
accusative deuterium deuteria
ablative deuteriō deuteriīs
vocative deuterium deuteria

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English hydrogen, from Ancient Greek δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + -ium.

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deuterium

  1. (physics) deuterium (isotope of hydrogen)