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1. beryllium

noun. ['bɝˈɪliːəm'] a light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element.

Synonyms

  • metallic element
  • atomic number 4
  • chrysoberyl
  • gadolinite
  • glucinium
  • Be
  • beryl
  • metal

Etymology

  • beryllium (Latin)
  • beryllus (Latin)
  • βήρυλλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Beryllium

  • psyllium
  • gilliam

How do you pronounce beryllium?

Pronounce beryllium as bərˈɪliəm.

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Sentences with beryllium


1. Noun, singular or mass
Beryllium is useful in radiology because X-rays can pass through beryllium, making it appear transparent.

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