atomic number 116

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Noun1.atomic number 116 - a radioactive transuranic element
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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With a nuclear charge of 114 it should have 179 neutrons (A = 293) whereas 184 neutrons has atomic number 116. In the first case there is a surplus 5 neutrons, in the second a deficit of 2 protons.