terbia

[ tur-bee-uh ]
/ ˈtɜr bi ə /

noun Chemistry.

an amorphous white powder, Tb2O3.

Origin of terbia

From New Latin, dating back to 1905–10; see origin at terbium, -ia
Also called terbium oxide.
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British Dictionary definitions for terbia

terbia

/ (ˈtɜːbɪə) /

noun

another name (not in technical usage) for terbium oxide
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