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ununbium

[ uh-nuhn-bee-uhm ]
/ əˈnʌn bi əm /
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noun Chemistry, Physics.

former name of copernicium. Symbol: Uub

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Also called element 112 .

Origin of ununbium

From Latin ūn(us) “one” + Latin ūn(us) “one” + Latin bi- “two (of)” + New Latin -ium; see origin at one, bi-1, -ium
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Scientific definitions for ununbium

ununbium
[ ə-nŭnbē-əm ]

Uub

See element 112.
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