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English definition of “the periodic table”

the periodic table

noun [S] uk   us  
an arrangement of the symbols of chemical elements in rows and columns, showing similarities in chemical behaviour, especially between elements in the same columnsTables, graphs and diagramsChemistry - general words
(Definition of the periodic table from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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