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magnetic allotrope of iron; stable below 906 degrees centigrade alpha iron
toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium; occurs in several allotropic forms; a stable grey metallike allotrope conducts electricity better in the light than in the dark and is used in photocells; occurs in sulfide ores (as pyrite) atomic number 34 , Se , selenium
soft silvery metallic element of the rare earth group having no stable isotope; was discovered in radioactive form as a fission product of uranium atomic number 61 , Pm , promethium
stable, horse barn , hangar , livery stable
allotrope of iron that is the same as alpha iron except that it is nonmagnetic; stable between 768 and 906 degrees centigrade beta iron
stable gear consisting of a decorated covering for a horse, especially (formerly) for a warhorse caparison , housing , trapping
stable gear consisting of a band around a horse's belly that holds the saddle in place cinch , girth
republic in Central America; one of the most politically stable countries in Latin America Costa Rica , Republic of Costa Rica
republic in western Africa on the Gulf of Guinea; one of the most prosperous and politically stable countries in Africa Cote d'Ivoire , Ivory Coast , Republic of Cote d'Ivoire
part of a continent that is stable and forms the central mass of the continent; typically Precambrian craton
representation of Christ's nativity in the stable at Bethlehem creche
reduction of expenditures in order to become financial stable curtailment , downsizing , retrenchment
most abundant and stable cytochrome; involved in energy transfer cytochrome c
allotrope of iron that is stable between 1403 degrees centigrade and the melting point ( delta iron
action of destabilizing; making something less stable (especially of a government or country or economy) destabilisation , destabilization
stable quark with an electric charge of -1/3 and a mass 607 times that of an electron down quark
(ecology) the gradual and orderly process of change in an ecosystem brought about by the progressive replacement of one community by another until a stable climax is established ecological succession , succession
subatomic particle, stable and negative electron
definite stable energy that a physical system can have; used especially of the state of electrons in atoms or molecules energy level , energy state
forces, stable or balanced equilibrium
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