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Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

A New Latin word derived by Swedish chemist Anders Gustaf Ekeberg in 1802, from Latin tantalus,[1] named in honor of Tantalus. See -ium.

NounEdit

tantalum (countable and uncountable, plural tantalums)

 
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  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol Ta) with atomic number 73.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Tantalum” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • tantalum mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016
  1. ^ Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988

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NounEdit

tantalum

  1. (now rare) Alternative form of tantal
    • 1870, Mathilde Ørsted, Breve fra og til Hans Christian Ørsted, page 37
      ... og et nyt Metal, som skal kaldes Tantalum.
      ... and a new metal, which is to be called tantalum.
    • 1975, Tandlægebladet
      ... individer med tantalum implantater[sic] i kæberne ...
      ... individuals with tantalum implants in their jaws ...
    • 2002, Taenk + Test
      Det indeholder grundstoffet tantalum, ...
      It contains the element tantalum, ...
    • 1961, Tidsskrift for sygeplejersker
      ... bomuld, hør, hamp, syntetiske fibre, rustfrit stål og tantalum, ...
      ... cotton, flax, hemp, synthetic fibers, stainless steel and tantalum, ...
    • 1914, Gads danske magasin
      Paa dette Omraade har man dog fundet et Erstatningsmiddel i Tantalum, ...
      In this area, a substitute has been found in tantalum, ...
    • 1963, Aarhus universitet, Aarsberetning
      ... ved behandling [] af cancer vesicae (med radioaktivt tantalum).
      ... by treatment [] of cancer vesicae (using radioactive tantalum).

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NounEdit

tantalum n (genitive tantalī); second declension

  1. tantalum

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tantalum tantala
genitive tantalī tantalōrum
dative tantalō tantalīs
accusative tantalum tantala
ablative tantalō tantalīs
vocative tantalum tantala

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tɑ˧nˈʃaː˨lɔ˧m]

NounEdit

tantalum n

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

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Chemical element
Ta Previous: hafnium (Hf)
Next: tungsten (W)

EtymologyEdit

From English tantalum, from New Latin, from Latin tantalus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tantalum

  1. tantalum (chemical element)