uranium

EnglishEdit

Chemical element
U
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EtymologyEdit

After Uranus (the planet), +‎ -ium.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) enPR: ūrā'nēəm, IPA(key): /jʊˈɹeɪniəm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪniəm

NounEdit

uranium (countable and uncountable, plural uraniums)

  1. The element with atomic number 92 and symbol U: a radioactive silvery-grey metal in the actinide series.

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

uranium

  1. Alternative form of uran

DutchEdit

 
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Chemical element
U
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from New Latin uranium.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌyˈraː.ni.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ura‧ni‧um

NounEdit

uranium n (uncountable)

  1. uranium [from 1790s]

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FrenchEdit

 
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NounEdit

uranium m (uncountable)

  1. uranium

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LatinEdit

 
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NounEdit

ūranium n (genitive ūraniī); second declension

  1. uranium

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ūranium ūrania
Genitive ūraniī ūraniōrum
Dative ūraniō ūraniīs
Accusative ūranium ūrania
Ablative ūraniō ūraniīs
Vocative ūranium ūrania

MalayEdit

 
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Chemical element
U
Previous: protaktinium (Pa)
Next: neptunium (Np)

EtymologyEdit

From English uranium, from Uranus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

uranium

  1. uranium (uranium (element))