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Meaning of "ytterbium" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD YTTERBIUM

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PRONUNCIATION OF YTTERBIUM

ytterbium  [ɪˈtɜːbɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YTTERBIUM

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Ytterbium 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 YTTERBIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ytterbium

Ytterbium

(basic oxide) Electronegativity ? 1.1 (Pauling scale) Ionization energies 1st: 603.4 kJ·mol−1 2nd: 1174.8 kJ·mol−1 3rd: 2417 kJ·mol−1 Atomic radius 176 pm Covalent radius 187±8 pm Miscellanea Crystal structure face-centered cubic Magnetic ordering paramagnetic Electrical resistivity (r.t.) (β, poly) 0.250 µΩ·m Thermal conductivity 38.5 W·m−1·K−1 Thermal expansion (r.t.) (β, poly) 26.3 µm/(m·K) Speed of sound (thin rod) (20 °C) 1590 m·s−1 Young's modulus (β form) 23.9 GPa Shear modulus (β form) 9.9 GPa Bulk modulus (β form) 30.5 GPa Poisson ratio (β form) 0.207 Vickers hardness 206 MPa Brinell hardness 343 MPa CAS registry number 7440-64-4 History Naming after Ytterby (Sweden), where it was mined Discovery Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac (1878) First isolation Georges Urbain (1907) Most stable isotopes Main article: Isotopes of ytterbium iso NA half-life DM DE (MeV) DP 166Yb syn 56.7 h ε 0.304 166Tm 168Yb 0.13% >1.3×1014 y (α) 1.9508 164Er (β+β+) 1.4221 168Er 169Yb syn 32.026 d ε 0.909 169Tm 170Yb 3.04% - (α) 1.7376 166Er 171Yb 14.28% - (α) 1.

Definition of ytterbium in the English dictionary

The definition of ytterbium in the dictionary is a soft malleable silvery element of the lanthanide series of metals that occurs in monazite and is used to improve the mechanical properties of steel. Symbol: Yb; atomic no: 70; atomic wt: 173.04; valency: 2 or 3; relative density: 6.903, 6.966 ; melting pt: 819°C; boiling pt: 1196°C.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YTTERBIUM


aerobium
ɛəˈrəʊbɪəm
anaerobium
ˌæneəˈrəʊbɪəm
cambium
ˈkæmbɪəm
coenobium
siːˈnəʊbɪəm
columbium
kəˈlʌmbɪəm
dendrobium
dɛnˈdrəʊbɪəm
epilobium
ˌepɪˈləʊbɪəm
erbium
ˈɜːbɪəm
euphorbium
juːˈfɔːbɪəm
labium
ˈleɪbɪəm
niobium
naɪˈəʊbɪəm
procambium
prəʊˈkæmbɪəm
rhizobium
raɪˈzəʊbɪəm
stibium
ˈstɪbɪəm
terbium
ˈtɜːbɪəm
ununbium
əˈnʌnbɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YTTERBIUM

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Yser
Yseult
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ytterbia
ytterbic
ytterbite
ytterbium oxide
ytterbous
yttria
yttric
yttriferous
yttrious
yttrium
yttrium metal
yttrium oxide
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WORDS THAT END LIKE YTTERBIUM

aluminium
aquarium
at a premium
auditorium
Belgium
calcium
consortium
cork cambium
equilibrium
gymnasium
lithium
magnesium
millennium
podium
potassium
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sodium
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symposium
titanium

Synonyms and antonyms of ytterbium in the English dictionary of synonyms

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iterbio
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ytterbium
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Ytterbium
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الإيتربيوم
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иттербия
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itérbio
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ইতের্ভীউম্
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ytterbium
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Ytterbium
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イッテルビウム
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이테르븀
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Ytterbium
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ytterbium
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ytterbium
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येटबर्बियम
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Translator English - Turkish

iterbiyum
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itterbio
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ytterbium
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ітербію
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Translator English - Romanian

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υττέρβιο
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ytterbium
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ytterbium
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ytterbium
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Trends of use of ytterbium

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YTTERBIUM»

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YTTERBIUM»

Discover the use of ytterbium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ytterbium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ytterbium Optical Lattice Clock
This dissertation describes an optical clock based on the 1S0→3P 0 transition of neutral ytterbium atoms trapped in a Stark shift-free optical lattice.
Zeb Barber, 2007
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Dosimetry of Finite Scatter Geometry for Ytterbium-169 and ...
0.115 Ytterbium Titanium Stainless FIG. 2. Configuration of HDR Ytterbium Oxide brachytherapy source from SPEC model M4299, denoted Yb-169 B. The dimensions of the Implant Science Corporation Model 4140 Yb-169 HDR source,  ...
Mario J. Cazeca, 2008
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Nature's Building Blocks: An A-Z Guide to the Elements
ELEMENT OF HISTORY Ytterbium was isolated in 1878 by the Swiss chemist Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac (1817-1894) at the University of Geneva, Switzerland. The story begins with yttrium which, unknown at the time it was first ...
John Emsley, 2001
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Handbook of Inorganic Compounds, Second Edition
Thermal Conductivity, W/(m·K): 34.9 (25°C) [CRC10] Thermal Expansion Coefficient: 26.3 × 10−6/Κ [CRC10] 3468 Compound: Ytterbium acetate tetrahydrate Formula: Yb(CH3COO)3 · 4H2O Molecular Formula: C6H17O10Yb Molecular ...
Dale L. Perry, 2011
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Dictionary of Inorganic Compounds, Supplement 2
Jane E. Macintyre. Bromobis(ethyldiphenylphosphine)... -. Caesium. uranium. chloride. (CsUClJ. Caesium ytterbium bromide (CsYbBr,), in IC-200068 Caesium ytterbium iodide (CsYbl,). Name. Index. Bromobis(clhyldiphenylphosphine)( 1 . 4.7- ...
Jane E. Macintyre, 1994
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The History and Use of Our Earth's Chemical Elements: A ...
the main source of ytterbium, which is found in India and Brazil and the beaches of Florida. Ytterbium is also found as a decay product of the fission reaction in nuclear reactors. History In 1 843 Carl Gustaf Mosander separated gadolinite into  ...
Robert E. Krebs, 2006
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Methods in Agricultural Chemical Analysis: A Practical Handbook
Cobalt and titanium have been used, but current opinion, however, favours the use of rare earth elements, cerium, dysprosium, and ytterbium, of which ytterbium gives the most favourable results. The ytterbium solution is best applied by ...
N. T. Faithfull, 2002
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Addressing Single Yb_1hn+ Ions: A New Scheme for Quantum ...
Ytterbium derives its name from the Swedish village of Ytterby. The swiss chemist Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac discovered in 1878 a new component which he called Yt- terbia. This was in fact ytterbium-oxide, contaminated with ...
Alexander Braun, 2007
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Handbook on the Physics and Chemistry of Rare Earths
occupation and thus destabilize the magnetic state of cerium or the nonmagnetic state of ytterbium. We can therefore expect a variety of ytterbium intermetallics whose low- temperature electronic properties show the same range of behavior as ...
Karl A. Gschneidner, LeRoy Eyring, G. H. Lander, 2001
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Bulletin of the National Research Council
(G28) - B.P. 100.13 (R26) Wolfram - See Tungsten Ytterbium - Yb - 173.04 - Hexagonal (A20) - D 7.03 (B94) - X-ray Lines 1.65, 1.93, 1.05 (A41) Ytterbium carbonate, hydrate - Yb2(C03) 3' 4H20 - 598.17 - D 3.67 (18) Ytterbium (II) chloride ...
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YTTERBIUM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ytterbium is used in the context of the following news items.
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In tuning friction to the point where it disappears, technique could …
To generate the ion crystal, the group used light to ionize, or charge, neutral ytterbium atoms emerging from a small heated oven, and then cooled them down ... «Phys.Org, Jun 15»
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Yb:YAG disk laser delivers record 7.7fs pulses
The team at the LAP has now introduced the Ytterbium:Yttrium-Aluminium-Garnet (Yb:YAG) disk laser. This source emits pulses lasting 7.7fs, which corresponds ... «Optics.org, May 15»
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New laser-light source could lead to significant advances in …
The LAP team has developed a novel ytterbium:yttrium-aluminium-garnet thin-disk laser that emits light pulses lasting 7.7 femtoseconds and consisting of 2.2 ... «Phys.Org, May 15»
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Design of ultra-strong and ultra-pure red upconversion materials for …
In the latest work, Sun and his co-workers achieved an ultra-strong and ultra-pure red UC in erbium and ytterbium co-doped lutetium oxyfluorides through size ... «Nanowerk, May 15»
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AM Pioneer Renishaw Completes Move to New 90000-Square-Foot …
Renishaw's laser melting process uses a high-powered, ytterbium fiber laser to fuse fine metallic powders together to form functional, 3-dimensional parts in ... «3DPrint.com, Apr 15»
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DILAS Launches New Fiber-Coupled Module for Ytterbium Pumping …
Developed for Ytterbium fiber laser pumping applications, the module is equipped with a filter to protect against back-propagating light at >1μm. The module is ... «AZoOptics.com, Mar 15»
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Physiker vergleichen Caesium- und Ytterbium-Atomuhren
Sind Naturkonstanten wirklich konstant? PTB-Physiker verglichen dazu über 7 Jahre hinweg Caesium- und Ytterbium-Atomuhren miteinander. «Elektronikpraxis, Nov 14»
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Ultracold atoms juggle spins with exceptional symmetry
The existence of such spin-exchanging interactions and of a high spin symmetry in ytterbium was so far only predicted theoretically, and their experimental ... «Phys.Org, Sep 14»
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Nanocrystals: The promise of purple for enhanced bioimaging
Efforts to improve the intensity of these emissions have focused on ytterbium (Yb) rare-earth dopants, as they are easily excitable with standard lasers. «Nanowerk, May 14»
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Journal Highlight: Quantitative analysis of tea using ytterbium-based …
Abstract: The present study demonstrated the possibility of utilizing the ytterbium (Yb)-based internal standard near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopic measurement ... «spectroscopyNOW.com, Sep 13»

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