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(Chemistry) chem a name proposed by the IUPAC for the element rutherfordium


(ˌyu nɪlˈkwɒd i əm)

provisional name for the transuranic element with atomic number 104. Symbol: Unq Also called rutherfordium.
[1975–80; < Latin ūn(us) one + nīl nothing + quad (ri)- + New Latin -ium -ium2]
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Noun1.unnilquadium - a radioactive transuranic element which has been synthesizedunnilquadium - a radioactive transuranic element which has been synthesized
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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UNNILQUADIUM unqualified bunkum [how some readers may classify these offerings!]
In this scheme, element 104 is unnilquadium and element 105 is unnilpentium.
Here are a few: 104 unnilquadium 105 unnilpentium 106 unnilhexium 107 unnilseptium 108 unniloctium 109 unnilennium 110 ununnilium 120 unbinilium 130 untrinilium 140 unquadnilium 150 unpentnilium 160 unhexnilium 170 unseptnilium 180 unoctnilium 200 binilnilium 300 trinilnilium 400 quadnilnilium 500 pentnilnilium 900 enniinilium