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livermorium

[liv-er-mawr-ee-uh m, -mohr-] /ˌlɪv ərˈmɔr i əm, -ˈmoʊr-/
noun, Chemistry, Physics.
1.
a superheavy, synthetic, radioactive element with a very short half-life. Symbol: Lv; atomic number: 116.
Formerly ununhexium, element 116.
Origin
named after Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, which participated in its creation; see -ium
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