element 116


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element 116

n. Symbol Uuh
An artificially produced radioactive element with atomic number 116 whose most stable isotope has a mass number of 293 and a half-life of less than one tenth of a second. Also called ununhexium. See Periodic Table.
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Noun1.element 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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