Lawrencium meaning

lô-rĕnsē-əm, lō-
A synthetic, radioactive metallic element of the actinide series that is produced by bombarding californium with boron ions. The most stable confirmed isotope is Lr-262 with a half-life of approximately 4 hours; atomic number 103.
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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
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A synthetic, radioactive metallic element of the actinide series that is produced by bombarding californium with boron ions. Its most stable isotope is Lr 262 with a half-life of 3.6 hours. Atomic number 103.
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A transuranic chemical element (symbol Lr, formerly Lw) with atomic number 103.
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Origin of lawrencium

  • After Ernest Orlando Lawrence

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

  • Named for Ernest Lawrence.

    From Wiktionary