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The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Halogens

    name given to the elementary bodies, chlorine, bromine, iodine, and fluorine as in composition with metals forming compounds similar to sea-salt.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Halogens

    A family of nonmetallic, generally electronegative, elements that form group 17 (formerly group VIIa) of the periodic table.

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