What is another word for helium?

154 synonyms found


[ hˈiːli͡əm], [ hˈiːli‍əm], [ h_ˈiː_l_iə_m]

Helium is a highly reactive, colorless, and odorless element found in the earth's atmosphere. It is widely used in the medical and industrial fields as a coolant and for welding. Some common synonyms for the word "helium" include He, atomic number 2, gas, and noble gas. Other words used to describe helium include light gas, zero point energy, balloon gas, and inert gas. Helium is an essential gas for high-tech applications in nuclear magnetic resonance imaging, welding, and gas chromatography. Its unique properties make it an important part of modern science and technology. The word "helium" originates from the Greek word "helios," which means sun.

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Helium is the second most abundant element in the universe (after hydrogen), making up about 21 percent of the cosmos by weight. Only helium gas, which is colorless and odorless, is found in nature.

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