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Definition of the noun actinide series
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- (chemistry) a series of 15 radioactive elements with increasing atomic numbers from actinium to lawrencium
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Actinide series ¥ Active transport Activity series ¥ Adiabatic lapse rate Adsorbed ¥ Affinity Afforestation. acid. It can be formed by acrolein oxidation. It readily polymerizes and is used in the manufacture of acrylic resins, transparent plastic ...
See also Actinides and transactinides; Actinide series absorption and fluorescence spectra, 1:490 binary compounds, properties and crystal structure of important ...
by Reinhard Stock
Actinide: The actinide series encompasses the elements with atomic numbers from 89 to 103. Actinides are radioactive and typically have long half-lives. They are therefore significant in wastes arising from nuclear fission, for example, spent ...
by Robert A. Lewis
actinide series. (actinoid series). The group of radioactive elements starting with actinium and ending with element 105. All are classed as metals. Those with ...
by Jan W. Gooch
Actinide Series n Elements of atomic ...
actinide series Ref. actinides. actinides also called actinons ...
by J. W. Martin
A similar shrinkage of the atomic volumes is observed when the 5f orbitals are filled across the actinide series (''actinide contraction''). With the exception of samarium and europium, all lanthanides show, at ambient conditions, either simple ...
Dictionary of Agronomy (1989)
by L. L. Somani
The actinide series occupies the last row of the periodic table. Elements in this series result from filling the 5f shell and are tripositive. Actino. A prefix as in Actinomycetes, actinomorpha, etc., from Greek actis meaning ray. Actinobiology.
Ultimate Visual Dictionary (2011)
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