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Henry K., 20th-century U.S. pediatrician. See: Silver-Russell dwarfism, Silver-Russell syndrome.

sil·ver (Ag),

L. argentum; a metallic element, atomic no. 47, atomic wt. 107.8682. Many salts have clinical applications.
Synonym(s): argentum
[A.S. seolfor]


[L.] silver (symbol Ag).
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Argentum has core competencies in intellectual property and pharmaceutical operations.
To date, Argentum Silver has drill tested the El Tajo high-grade silver vein system over a 600 metre strike length.
Argentum reportedly intends to restructure the company, which makes convertibles and station wagons for global car dealers such as General Motors, Renault and Peugeot, into three separate businesses.
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A Buena Vista release of a Walt Disney Pictures presentation of a Jerry Leider and Robert Shapiro production in association with Argentum Film Produktion GMBH and Co.
Quick-silver, its other name, and the German 'Quecksilber' correspond to a translation of the Latin word argentum vivum (living silver) because to the Ancients this curious metal seemed to have a life of its own.
In connection with the opening of the office, the Norwegian investment fund Argentum Fondsinvesteringer, owned by the Norwegian government, would invest EUR50m in CapMan's newest fund, according to the company.
Spanish settlers, who arrived in the 1500s in search of silver and gold, named Argentina after the Latin word for silver, argentum.
In fact, Argentina's name is derived from the Latin word for silver, argentum.
A: The name Argentina comes from the Latin, argentum, meaning silver.
5]: "Quidam appotecarius cum de nocte tempore magni estus sitiret temptans invenit ampullam plenam argento vivo quod bibit, et mane inventus est mortuus, et invenientes argentum vivum exire de ano, anotomizatus fuit, et inventus fuit sanguis circa cor congelatus et ipsum cor similiter.