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palladium

 (Pd) [pah-la´de-um]
a chemical element, atomic number 46, atomic weight 106.4. (See Appendix 6.) It is used in alloys for dental and orthodontic appliances.
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pal·la·di·um (Pd),

(pă-lā'dē-ŭm),
A metallic element resembling platinum, atomic no. 46, atomic wt. 106.42.
[fr. the asteroid, Pallas; G. Pallas, goddess of wisdom]
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pal·la·di·um

(pă-lā'dē-ŭm)
A metallic element resembling platinum, atomic no. 46, atomic wt. 106.42.
[fr. the asteroid, Pallas; G. Pallas, Athena goddess of wisdom]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pal·la·di·um

(Pd) (pă-lā'dē-ŭm)
A metallic element resembling platinum.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012