ytterbia


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yt·ter·bi·a

 (ĭ-tûr′bē-ə)
[New Latin, from ytterbium.]

ytterbia

(ɪˈtɜːbɪə)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for ytterbium oxide
[C19: New Latin, named after Ytterby, Swedish quarry where it was discovered]