periodic table

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per·i·od·ic ta·ble

(pēr'ē-od'ik tā'bĕl)
A graphic arrangement of chemical elements by atomic number and chemical properties.

periodic table

A chart with the chemical elements arranged by their atomic numbers.
See: periodic law
See also: table
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• Availability of information about the bond length and chemical element symbols in the molecule.
The report format was a single page per specimen with element symbols as column headings and 12 lines identified by sequence numbers 1-12.
As largebiological molecules, the phosphomonoesterases are indeed solid, givingthis word the additional distinction of being the longest solid compoundwhich can be spelled using solid element symbols.
The element symbols are then used, followed by the average content adjusted by a multiplying factor.
Anil points out that "the element symbols Al (aluminium or aluminum) and N (nitrogen) are alphanumerically truthful.