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a chemical element, atomic number 45, atomic weight 102.905, symbol Rh. (See Appendix 6.)
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rho·di·um (Rh),

A metallic element, atomic no. 45, atomic wt. 102.90550.
[Mod. L. fr. G. rhodon, a rose]
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A metallic element, atomic no. 45, atomic wt. 102.90550.
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