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virginium

[ ver-jin-ee-uhm ]
/ vərˈdʒɪn i əm /
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noun Chemistry.
(formerly) francium. Symbol: Vi
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Origin of virginium

First recorded in 1925–30; Virgini(a) + -ium
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British Dictionary definitions for virginium

virginium
/ (vəˈdʒɪnɪəm) /

noun
chem a former name for francium
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