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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.

Usage examples (37)
  • A fascinating application of superfluidity in helium-3
  • The name helium comes from Helios which means sun in Greek.
  • Robert C. Richardson for their discovery of superfluidity in helium-3.
  • (Ground-supplied helium is used pre-launch to keep the tank pressurized.) for more
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