element 108

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Noun1.element 108 - 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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Hence, it stressed that all concerned sides ought to shoulder their responsibilities in this dossier, namely in working on speeding-up investigations and trial processes, applying the lowered punishment sentences law and amending the element 108 of punishment laws.
That isotope, in turn, decayed by emitting an alpha particle to form a new isotope of element 108, and so on.
Meanwhile Lazarev and his coworkers are bombarding uranium with sulfur nuclei to create what they hope will be new, longer-lived isotopes of element 108, hassium.