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Named for the Swedish town of Ytterby.
- (chemistry) A metallic chemical element (symbol Yb) with an atomic number of 70.
- aldebaranium (name proposed by Baron Carl Auer von Welsbach, one of the discoverers of ytterbium, but rejected)
For more information refer to: http://elements.vanderkrogt.net/elem/yb.html (A lot of the translations were taken from that site with permission from the author)
(index yt)Wikipedia fi
- IPA: /ˈytːerbium/
- Hyphenation: yt‧ter‧bium
- (chemistry) ytterbium
Declension of ytterbium
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