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xenon

xe·non

xenon

 
pronunciation:
zi nan [or] ze nan
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a chemical element of the inert gas group that has fifty-four protons in each nucleus and that is used as the atmosphere in fluorescent lamps because it glows with a blue light when excited by electricity. (symbol: Xe)
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