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The causative verbs (verba faciendi facere) are formed with the particles saxe or xe.Diego Collado's Grammar of the Japanese Language|Diego Collado
British Dictionary definitions for xe
the chemical symbol for
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Medical definitions for xe
The symbol for the elementxenon
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Scientific definitions for xe (1 of 2)
The symbol for xenon.
Scientific definitions for xe (2 of 2)
[ zē′nŏn′ ]
A colorless, odorless element in the noble gas group occurring in extremely small amounts in the atmosphere. It was the first noble gas found to form compounds with other elements. Xenon is used in lamps that make intense flashes, such as strobe lights and flashbulbs for photography. Atomic number 54; atomic weight 131.29; melting point -111.9°C; boiling point -107.1°C; density (gas) 5.887 grams per liter; specific gravity (liquid) 3.52 (-109°C). See Periodic Table.
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