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plutonium

noun [U] uk   /pluːˈtəʊ.ni.əm/ us    /-ˈtoʊ-/ ( symbol Pu)
a chemical element that is a metal used in the production of nuclear power, and in nuclear weapons
Translations of “plutonium”
in Spanish plutonio…
in French plutonium…
in German das Plutonium…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈽…
in Russian плутоний…
in Turkish plutonyum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钚…
in Polish pluton…
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