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n. - A soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group.

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  • The name lithium comes from the Greek word lithos which means stone because lithium was first discovered in rocks and the other two alkali metals were first...
  • When lithium is exposed to the air it could start a fire.
  • I guess the supply of lithium is running low at the local pharmacies.
  • Of these spherical ions, lithium is the smallest and cesium the largest. for more
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