1. neodymium

noun. a yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs in monazite and bastnasite in association with cerium and lanthanum and praseodymium.


  • atomic number 60
  • metallic element
  • bastnaesite
  • Nd
  • monazite
  • metal


  • didymium (English)
  • neo- (English)

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Sentences with neodymium

1. Noun, singular or mass
Set the head of a drywall screw onto the flat side of a neodymium disc magnet so that the screw stands straight up.

2. Adjective
The extreme strength of the neodymium magnet makes it work even with a thick piece of fabric between it and the steel.