the periodic table Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the periodic tablenoun [S]

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an ​arrangement of the ​symbols of ​chemicalelements in ​rows and ​columns, ​showingsimilarities in ​chemicalbehaviour, ​especially between ​elements in the same ​columns
(Definition of the periodic table from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the periodic table”
in Chinese (Simplified) 元素周期表…
in Chinese (Traditional) 元素週期表…
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