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uranium

noun [U] uk   /jʊˈreɪ.ni.əm/ ( symbol U) us  
a chemical element that is a heavy, radioactive metal, used in the production of nuclear power and in some types of nuclear weapon
Translations of “uranium”
in Spanish uranio…
in French uranium…
in German das Uran…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈾…
in Russian уран…
in Turkish uranyum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 铀…
in Polish uran…
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