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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A brittle silver-white metalloid element that is related to selenium and sulfur.

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  • The name tellurium came from the Latin word tellus meaning earth.
  • Commodity costs, I think you are referring to tellurium, which is the issue for our type of industry.
  • UPDATE 2:02 am 1/12/07: The powder was "tellurium:"
  • The deposit of tellurium is of a bluish black color. for more
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