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uranium oxide

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noun Chemistry.
  1. any of the compounds of uranium and oxygen, as UO2, UO3, U4O9, or U3O8.
  2. uranium dioxide.
  3. uranium trioxide.
Compare yellowcake.

Origin of uranium oxide

First recorded in 1885–90
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