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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element.

Usage examples (33)
  • I increased the percentage of beryllium in the compound by 0.05 % , as you suggested I should.
  • Long-term beryllium exposure can increase the risk of developing lung cancer.
  • Around the plutomum is a cylinder of beryllium, which is a godsend for our purposes.
  • A potentially toxic chemical called beryllium was found in the soil and has to be removed. for more
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