Definition of Atomic number 59
1. Noun. A soft yellowish-white trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; can be recovered from bastnasite or monazite by an ion-exchange process.
Generic synonyms: Metal, Metallic Element
Substance meronyms: Bastnaesite, Bastnasite, Monazite
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Literary usage of Atomic number 59
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1. An Introduction to the Principles of Physical Chemistry from the Standpoint by Edward Wight Washburn (1915)
"59) to the Group-3A rod is made (or perhaps Ce itself belongs on this rod) and a vertical drop from atomic number 59 to atomic number 72 and from atomic ..."