atomic number 102


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Noun1.atomic number 102 - a radioactive transuranic element synthesized by bombarding curium with carbon ionsatomic number 102 - a radioactive transuranic element synthesized by bombarding curium with carbon ions; 7 isotopes are known
chemical element, element - any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
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The researchers captured some atoms of nobelium, atomic number 102, in an electromagnetic trap and measured their mass directly--the first direct mass measurement of an element heavier than uranium.