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- n. Proposed name for a chemical element isolated from samarskite, later found to be a mixture of samarium and other rare earth elements.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A supposed rare element, said to be associated with cerium, yttrium, etc., in the mineral samarskite, and more recently called samarium. Symbol Dp. See samarium.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Chemical symbol, Dp; atomic weight, 106 if the oxid is DpO, or 171 if, as is likely, the oxid is Dp2O3.
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