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Meaning of "samarium" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SAMARIUM

New Latin, from samarskite + -ium.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SAMARIUM

samarium  [səˈmɛərɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SAMARIUM

noun
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Samarium is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SAMARIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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Samarium

(mildly basic oxide) Electronegativity 1.17 (Pauling scale) Ionization energies 1st: 544.5 kJ·mol−1 2nd: 1070 kJ·mol−1 3rd: 2260 kJ·mol−1 Atomic radius 180 pm Covalent radius 198±8 pm Miscellanea Crystal structure rhombohedral Magnetic ordering paramagnetic Electrical resistivity (r.t.) (α, poly) 0.940 µΩ·m Thermal conductivity 13.3 W·m−1·K−1 Thermal expansion (r.t.) (α, poly) 12.7 µm/(m·K) Speed of sound (thin rod) (20 °C) 2130 m·s−1 Young's modulus (α form) 49.7 GPa Shear modulus (α form) 19.5 GPa Bulk modulus (α form) 37.8 GPa Poisson ratio (α form) 0.274 Vickers hardness 412 MPa Brinell hardness 441 MPa CAS registry number 7440-19-9 History Naming after the mineral samarskite (itself named after Vasili Samarsky-Bykhovets) Discovery Lecoq de Boisbaudran (1879) First isolation Lecoq de Boisbaudran (1879) Most stable isotopes Main article: Isotopes of samarium iso NA half-life DM DE (MeV) DP 144Sm 3.07% - (β+β+) 1.7811 144Nd (α) 0.0761 140Nd 145Sm syn 340 d ε - 145Pm 146Sm trace 1.03×108 y α 2.529 142Nd 147Sm 14.99% 1.06×1011 y α 2.310 143Nd 148Sm 11.

Definition of samarium in the English dictionary

The definition of samarium in the dictionary is a silvery metallic element of the lanthanide series occurring chiefly in monazite and bastnaesite and used in carbon-arc lighting, as a doping agent in laser crystals, and as a neutron-absorber. Symbol: Sm; atomic no: 62; atomic wt: 150.36; valency: 2 or 3; relative density: 7.520; melting pt: 1074°C; boiling pt: 1794°C.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SAMARIUM


aquarium
əˈkwɛərɪəm
armamentarium
ˌɑːməmɛnˈtɛərɪəm
barium
ˈbɛərɪəm
caldarium
kælˈdɛərɪəm
columbarium
ˌkɒləmˈbɛərɪəm
dolphinarium
ˌdolfɪˈnɛərɪəm
frigidarium
ˌfrɪdʒɪˈdɛərɪəm
fusarium
fjuːˈzɛərɪəm
herbarium
hɜːˈbɛərɪəm
honorarium
ˌɒnəˈrɛərɪəm
insectarium
ˌɪnsɛkˈtɛərɪəm
oceanarium
ˌəʊʃəˈnɛərɪəm
planetarium
ˌplænɪˈtɛərɪəm
rosarium
rəʊˈzɛərɪəm
sacrarium
sæˈkrɛərɪəm
sanitarium
ˌsænɪˈtɛərɪəm
solarium
səʊˈlɛərɪəm
tepidarium
ˌtɛpɪˈdɛərɪəm
terrarium
tɛˈrɛərɪəm
vivarium
vaɪˈvɛərɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SAMARIUM

sama
Sama-Veda
samaan
samadhi
saman
Samar
samara
Samarang
Samaria
samariform
Samaritan
Samaritanism
Samaritans
Samarkand
samarskite
samba
sambal
sambar
sambhar
sambhur

WORDS THAT END LIKE SAMARIUM

auditorium
cinerarium
conarium
evangeliarium
formicarium
ophidiarium
orarium
polyparium
polyzoarium
puparium
ranarium
seaquarium
septarium
spermarium
sudarium
syllabarium
termitarium
unguentarium
velarium
vibracularium
zoarium

Synonyms and antonyms of samarium in the English dictionary of synonyms

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TRANSLATION OF SAMARIUM

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Samarium
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Translator English - Arabic

السماريوم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

самария
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Translator English - Portuguese

samário
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Samarium
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samarium
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Samarium
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Samarium
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Translator English - Japanese

サマリウム
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Translator English - Korean

사마륨
85 millions of speakers

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Samarium
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samari
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Translator English - Tamil

சமாரியம்
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Translator English - Marathi

Samarium
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Translator English - Turkish

samaryum
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Translator English - Italian

samario
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Translator English - Polish

samar
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Translator English - Ukrainian

самарію
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

samariu
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samarium
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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SAMARIUM»

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about samarium

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SAMARIUM»

Discover the use of samarium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to samarium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Organic Synthesis Using Samarium Diiodide: A Practical Guide
This book aims to address these misgivings and misconceptions. Rather than being a comprehensive review of the chemistry of samarium diiodide, this user-friendly book adopts an "an all you need to know" approach to the topic.
David J. Procter, Robert A. Flowers, Troels Skrydstrup, 2010
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First-principles Study on Hard/soft ...
We have also investigated the possibility of FeCo nanowires as potential high performance permanent magnets considering their high shape anisotropy.
Dangxin Wu, 2008
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Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Chemical Substance ...
... Samarium aluminide [12043-27-5] AlzSm Samarium aluminide (SmAl2) [12043 -27-5] A12Sm Samarium antimonide [29664-84-4] SbSm Samarium antimonide ( SmSb) [29664-84-4] SbSm Samarium arsenide [12255-39-91 AsSm Samarium ...
‎1980
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Hazardous Chemicals: Safety Management and Global Regulations
States, Brazil, India, Sri Lanka, and Australia; China is by far the world leader in samarium mining and production. Radioactive isotope samarium-153 is the major component of the drug samarium (153Sm) lexidronam (Quadramet), which kills ...
T.S.S. Dikshith, 2013
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The Oncobiology of the Prostate
These agents include strontium-89 and samarium-153 EDTMP. The studies demonstrating effectiveness of strontium-89 are best shown in the adjuvant setting using a combination of strontium-89 and radiation (Porter et al., 1993). Prospective ...
D.P. Wood, K.V. Honn, 2000
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CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, 93rd Edition
... 200 dec 3.54 reac H2O 2352 Ruthenium(VIII) oxide RuO4 20427-56-9 165.07 yel monocl prisms 25.4 40 3.29 2.0320 sl H2O; vs ctc; reac EtOH 2353 Samarium Sm 7440-19-9 150.36 silv metal; rhomb 1072 1794 7.52 2354 Samarium boride ...
William M. Haynes, 2012
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CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, 95th Edition
... 200 dec 3.54 reac H2O 2352 Ruthenium(VIII) oxide RuO4 20427-56-9 165.07 yel monocl prisms 25.4 40 3.29 2.0320 sl H2O; vs ctc; reac EtOH 2353 Samarium Sm 7440-19-9 150.36 silv metal; rhomb 1072 1794 7.52 2354 Samarium boride ...
William M. Haynes, 2014
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Isotopes of Samarium: Samarium-151, Samarium-149, ...
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LLC Books, 2010
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Samarium: Isotopes of Samarium, Samarium Compounds, ...
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LLC Books, 2010
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Samarium
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Lambert M. Surhone, Miriam T. Timpledon, Susan F. Marseken, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SAMARIUM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term samarium is used in the context of the following news items.
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Paradoxical Crystal Baffles Physicists
Caption: Interactions between electrons inside samarium hexaboride appear to be giving rise to an exotic quantum behavior new to researchers. Andrew Testa ... «Wired, Jul 15»
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Puzzling material acts as conductor and insulator at the same time
Samarium hexaboride is a Kondo insulator, that is to say that it has a narrow band gap (of about 10 meV) and therefore is a good conductor at room temperature. «Gizmag, Jul 15»
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The Mary Sue Interview: Dr. Natasha Jackson-Booth on Rockets and …
Jackson-Booth: Despite that though our equipment was able to detect the Samarium release and we were able to see a brand new ionospheric layer for over ... «The Mary Sue, Jun 15»
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Research and Markets: Global and Chinese Samarium Carbonate …
Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Samarium Carbonate Industry, 2010-2020 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese ... «Business Wire, May 15»
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Earth was hit by a Mercury-like body early in its history, study finds
It would also explain why the ratio of two such rare-earth elements, samarium to neodymium, was higher in the crust and mantle than it was in the rest of the ... «South China Morning Post, Apr 15»
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Early Earth collision could clear up two geological mysteries
An unexpected isotope ratio would mean that, at some point very early in Earth's history, samarium must have been fractionated from neodymium before the ... «Royal Society of Chemistry, Apr 15»
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Mine Tales: Elements critical to high-tech products
Samarium, when combined with cobalt, is used as a magnet for specialized airplane motors. Europium is found in color cathode-ray tubes and liquid-crystal ... «Arizona Daily Star, Feb 15»
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Let It Snow - In a Cruise Ship Spa?
The spa also will have a samarium — often described as a temperate mix of sauna and a steam room — and a salt-encrusted room that proponents say mimic ... «TravelPulse, Jan 15»
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Significant Rare Earth Element Claim Discovery in Peru Reported
The group consists of yttrium and the 15-lanthanide elements (lanthanum, cerium, praseodymium, neodymium, promethium, samarium, europium, gadolinium, ... «PR Newswire, Dec 14»
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Exotic Material May Be the Next Big Thing in Electronics
It was a long time coming but scientists have finally confirmed how samarium hexaboride should be classified, consequently affirming the possibilities the ... «Tech Times, Dec 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Samarium [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/samarium>. Sep 2019 ».
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