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unniloctium

[ yoo-ni-lok-tee-uhm ]
/ ˌyu nɪˈlɒk ti əm /
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noun Chemistry, Physics.

former name of hassium. Symbol: Uno

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Also called element 108 .

Origin of unniloctium

From Latin ūn(us) “one” + nīl “nothing” + oct(o-) “eight” + New Latin -ium ; see origin at one, oct-, -ium
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