noble gases

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no·ble gas·es

elements in the zero group in the periodic series: helium, neon, argon, krypton, xenon, and radon.

no·ble gas·es

(nō'bĕl gas'ĕz)
Elements in the zero group in the periodic series: helium, neon, argon, krypton, xenon, and radon.
Synonym(s): inert gases.

noble gases,

n.pl a group of very stable elements, such as neon and argon, that do not easily react with other atoms because of their filled outer electron shell. Also called
inert gases.
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