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Meaning of "ytterbite" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YTTERBITE

ytterbite  [ɪˈtɜːbaɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YTTERBITE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ytterbite 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 YTTERBITE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ytterbite

Gadolinite

Gadolinite, sometimes also known as Ytterbite, is a silicate mineral which consists principally of the silicates of cerium, lanthanum, neodymium, yttrium, beryllium, and iron with the formula 2FeBe2Si2O10. It is called gadolinite- or gadolinite- depending on the prominence of the variable element composition. It may contain 35.48% yttria sub-group rare earths, 2.17% ceria earths, up to 11.6% BeO and traces of thorium. It is found in Sweden, Norway, and the USA.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YTTERBITE


bight
baɪt
bite
baɪt
brontobyte
ˈbrɒntəʊˌbaɪt
byte
baɪt
cenobite
ˈsiːnəʊˌbaɪt
columbite
kəˈlʌmbaɪt
exabyte
ˈɛksəˌbaɪt
frostbite
ˈfrɒstˌbaɪt
gigabyte
ˈɡɪɡəˌbaɪt
kilobyte
ˈkɪləˌbaɪt
megabyte
ˈmɛɡəˌbaɪt
Moabite
ˈməʊəˌbaɪt
overbite
ˈəʊvəˌbaɪt
petabyte
ˈpɛtəˌbaɪt
qubyte
ˈkjuːbaɪt
snakebite
ˈsneɪkˌbaɪt
sorbite
ˈsɔːbaɪt
soundbite
ˈsaʊndbaɪt
terabyte
ˈtɛrəˌbaɪt
underbite
ˈʌndəˌbaɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YTTERBITE

yrneh
yrs
Yser
Yseult
Yssel
Ysselmeer
yt
YTS
ytterbia
ytterbic
ytterbium
ytterbium oxide
ytterbous
yttria
yttric
yttriferous
yttrious
yttrium
yttrium metal
yttrium oxide

WORDS THAT END LIKE YTTERBITE

albite
chalybite
coenobite
coquimbite
crossbite
epistilbite
fleabite
his bark is worse than his bite
insect bite
Jacobite
love bite
lovebite
mosquito bite
niobite
rebite
Rechabite
sound bite
stilbite
tax bite
trilobite

Synonyms and antonyms of ytterbite in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «ytterbite» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

ytterbite
1,325 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
570 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
510 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
380 millions of speakers
ar

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ytterbite
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

иттербит
278 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
270 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
260 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
220 millions of speakers

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Ytterbite
190 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

イッテルバイト
130 millions of speakers

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ytterbite
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ytterbite
85 millions of speakers
vi

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ytterbite
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ytterbite
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Ytterbite
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ytterbite
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ytterbite
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ytterbite
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

іттербіт
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ytterbite
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ytterbite
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ytterbite
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ytterbite
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ytterbite
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ytterbite

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YTTERBITE»

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YTTERBITE»

Discover the use of ytterbite in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ytterbite and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Rare Earths
Samples were sent to B.R. Geijer at the laboratory of Royal Mint in Stockholm who published the first description of the mineral, now named as ytterbite, in a German scientific journal in 1788 [6]. The report by Geijer was very brief giving the ...
‎1998
2
The 15 Lanthanides and the 15 Actinides
He named this new mineral ytterbite. This black stone is made up of many of the lanthanides. This marked the first discovery of the lanthanide elements. And in 1989, the mine where Arrhenius found ytterbite was designated a historical ...
Kristi Lew, 2010
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A Dictionary of the Names of Minerals Including Their ...
XYLITE 293 YTTERBITE f. Tetala in Xonotla, Mexico, its locality. A very tough, hydrous silicate of calcium, resembling okenile. XYLITE. R. Hermann, 1845, Jour. Pk. Ch., xxxiv, 180 (Xylit), f. $vXov, ' wood,' which it resembles. An altered ...
Albert Huntington Chester, 1896
4
Element Recovery and Sustainability
Discovery. and. Mining. In 1794, Johann Gadolin, a Finnish chemist, took the first step to discovering the rare earth metals when he extracted a mixed oxide he called 'yttria' from the black mineral ytterbite. Shortly afterwards, another mixed ...
Andrew Hunt, George A. Kraus, James H. Clark, 2013
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century ...
ytterbite (it'er-bit), n. [< Ytterby, in Sweden, # + -ite2.] Same as gadolinite. ytterbium (i-ter'bi-um), n. [NL.,< Ytterby, in Sweden.] Chemical symbol, Yb; atomic weight, 172.0. An element discovered by Marignac in gadolinite, in regard to which little ...
‎1911
6
Concise Encyclopedia Chemistry
It is the major component in minerals such as gadolinite (ytterbite), YQMH3SiZOw (MII = Fe, Be), thalenite, Y2[Si207] and xenotim, YP04. It is now produced on an industrial scale mainly from monacite sand and bastnesite, which contain 3 and ...
‎1994
7
A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other ...
689). YERBA MATS. Syn. with PABA.GUAY TKA (iv. 349). YPABTT-PX.ABTT. Syn . with COCA (i. 1059). YTTERBITE, YTTERITE. Syn. with GADOLDnTB (ii. 757). YTTRIA. Oxide of yttrium (p. 1064). YTTRITE. Syn. with GADOLINITE. YTTRIUM.
Henry Watts, 1877
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Treatise on Process Metallurgy, Volume 3: Industrial Processes
INTRODUCTION The rare earths were discovered in 1787 by Swedish Army Lieutenant Karl Axel Arrhenius when he collected the black mineral ytterbite ( later renamed gadolinite) from a feldspar and quartz mine near the village of Ytterby, ...
‎2013
9
Materials Handbook: A Concise Desktop Reference
... in 1788, oxides of the heavy rare-earth elements were first discovered in ytterbite (gadolinite) by the Swedish chemist J. Gadolin, who gave them the name rare earth owing to their scarcity in nature and the chemical similarity of their oxides ...
François Cardarelli, 2008
10
Episodes from the history of the rare earth elements
Such a position resonates with the assessment of the mineralogist Flint who is reported to have claimed that ytterbite was maybe the most significant single mineral in the history of inorganic chemistry. Perusal of the first part of this book will ...
C. H. Evans, 1996

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YTTERBITE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ytterbite is used in the context of the following news items.
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Rare earths, rare places and rare prices
The first rare earth element was named ytterbite (now renamed yttrium) in 1787 and was discovered in a quarry near the Swedish village of Ytterby on an island ... «The Borneo Post, Jan 15»
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Rare earths - what they do
A decade passed before Swedish chemist Lars Nilson identified it by spectral analysis of the dark mineral ytterbite. Elemental scandium was finally produced 58 ... «San Francisco Chronicle, Nov 12»

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