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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.

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  • As of this writing the file is called selenium-java-2.
  • The blasting that is part of mountain top mining exposes mineral called selenium which can contaminate nearby streams.
  • Fish were also tested for selenium, which is discharged as waste from oil refineries and seeps from irrigated land in the Central Valley.
  • Some minerals, such as selenium, are toxic in large amounts. for more
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