What is another word for cerium?

408 synonyms found


[ sˈi͡əɹɪəm], [ sˈi‍əɹɪəm], [ s_ˈiə_ɹ_ɪ__ə_m]

Cerium is a chemical element with the symbol Ce and atomic number 58. It is a soft, silvery-white metal that belongs to the lanthanide series of metals. Cerium is widely used in the chemical industry and as a catalyst in various industrial processes. Its properties and applications have led to the development of many synonyms for the word "cerium." Some common synonyms for cerium include Lanthanum sesquioxide, orange cerium oxide, ceric oxide, cerium dioxide, and cerium(IV) oxide. Other synonyms include cerium nitrate, cerium sulfate, and cerium chloride. These synonyms are often used interchangeably in chemistry and industry.

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Usage examples for Cerium

cerium ores, See Monazite.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology"
C. K. Leith
Of the medicines prescribed for "morning sickness" and the nausea of pregnancy, cerium oxalate taken three times a day in doses of five grains each, is probably one of the best.
"The Mother and Her Child"
William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
Oxalate of cerium was highly recommended.
James J. Walsh

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