Lawrencium Definition

lô-rĕnsē-əm, lō-
A radioactive, metallic chemical element, the last member of the actinide series: originally produced by bombarding californium with boron nuclei: symbol, Lr; at. no. 103
Webster's New World
  • atomic number 103
  • lr

Origin of Lawrencium

  • After Ernest Orlando Lawrence

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Named for Ernest Lawrence.

    From Wiktionary

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