lithium

See also: Lithium

EnglishEdit

Chemical element
Li
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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin lithium, from lithia (in reference to Ancient Greek λίθος (líthos, stone)) + -ium.

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: lĭth'ēəm, IPA(key): /ˈlɪθi.əm/
  • (file)

NounEdit

lithium (countable and uncountable, plural lithiums)

  1. (uncountable) The simplest alkali metal, the lightest solid element, and the third lightest chemical element (symbol Li) with an atomic number of 3. It is a soft, silvery metal.
  2. (countable) A single atom of this element.
  3. (pharmacology, uncountable) Lithium carbonate or other preparations of lithium metal used to treat manic depression and bipolar disorders.
  4. A lithium battery.

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lithium n

  1. lithium

DanishEdit

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lithium

  1. Alternative spelling of litium
    • 2015, Peter C. Gøtzsche, Dødelig psykiatri og organiseret fornægtelse, Art People →ISBN
      Lithium er meget giftigt, og dets serumkoncentration skal overvåges.
    • 2006, Bogen Om Grundstofferne, Gyldendal Uddannelse →ISBN, page 16
      Batteriet i pacemakeren indeholder i de fleste tilfælde grundstoffet lithium.
    • 1862, Tidsskrift for physik og chemi samt disse videnskabers anvendelse, page 6
      Idet nu Kalium , Lithium og Barium efterhaanden forflygtigedes, forsvandt deres Farvelinier i den angivne Rækkefølge , ...

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Chemical element
Li
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Next: beryllium (Be)

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Swedish litium.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈli.tiˌʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: li‧thi‧um

NounEdit

lithium n (uncountable)

  1. lithium [from mid-19th c.]

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lithium m (uncountable)

  1. lithium

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lithium (uncountable)

  1. lithium

LatinEdit

Chemical element
Li
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Next: beryllium (Be)

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λίθος (líthos, stone) + -ium.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lithium n (genitive lithiī); second declension

 
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  1. (New Latin, chemistry) lithium

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lithium lithia
Genitive lithiī lithiōrum
Dative lithiō lithiīs
Accusative lithium lithia
Ablative lithiō lithiīs
Vocative lithium lithia