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osmium

os´mi`um   Pronunciation: ǒz´mĭ`ŭm
n.1.(Chem.) A rare metallic element of the platinum group with atomic number 76. It is found native as an alloy in platinum ore, and in iridosmine. It is a hard, infusible, bluish or grayish white metal, and the heaviest substance known. Its tetroxide is used in histological experiments to stain tissues. Symbol Os. Atomic weight 190.2. Specific gravity 22.477.
Noun1.osmium - a hard brittle blue-gray or blue-black metallic element that is one of the platinum metals; the heaviest metal known
Synonyms: atomic number 76, Os
atomic number 76, metal, metallic element, Os
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