Definitions for nobeliumnoʊˈbɛl i əm, -ˈbi li-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

no•bel•i•umnoʊˈbɛl i əm, -ˈbi li-(n.)

  1. a transuranic element in the actinium series. Symbol: No; at. no.: 102.

    Category: Physics, Chemistry

Origin of nobelium:

1957; named in honor of Alfred Nobel and the Nobel Institute for Physics in Stockholm

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nobelium, No, atomic number 102(noun)

    a radioactive transuranic element synthesized by bombarding curium with carbon ions; 7 isotopes are known


  1. nobelium(Noun)

    a transuranic chemical element (symbol No) with an atomic number of 102.

  2. Origin: Named for Alfred Nobel.


  1. Nobelium

    Nobelium is a synthetic element with the symbol No and atomic number 102. It was first correctly identified in 1966 by scientists at the Flerov Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions in Dubna, Soviet Union. Little is known about the element but limited chemical experiments have shown that it forms a stable divalent ion in solution as well as the predicted trivalent ion that is associated with its presence as one of the actinides.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Nobelium

    Nobelium. A man-made radioactive element of the actinide metal series. It has the atomic symbol No, atomic number 102, and atomic weight 259.


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