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bismuth

bis·muth

bismuth

 
pronunciation:
bIz mth
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a chemical element that has eighty-three protons in each nucleus and is a white brittle crystalline metal with very low thermal and electrical conductivity, used chiefly in alloys and medicines. (symbol: Bi)
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derivations: bismuthic (adj.), bismuthous (adj.)