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Chemical element
La Previous: barium (Ba)
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λανθάνω (lanthánō, escape notice), because it had gone long undetected in mineral ores.

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lanthanum (countable and uncountable, plural lanthanums)

  1. (uncountable) A metallic chemical element (symbol La) with an atomic number of 57.
  2. (countable) An atom of this element.

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lanthanum n (genitive lanthanī); second declension

  1. lanthanum

DeclensionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lanthanum lanthana
Genitive lanthanī lanthanōrum
Dative lanthanō lanthanīs
Accusative lanthanum lanthana
Ablative lanthanō lanthanīs
Vocative lanthanum lanthana

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [lɑ˧nˈðaː˨nɔ˧m]

NounEdit

lanthanum n

  1. (uncountable) lanthanum
  2. A part of lanthanum

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