<chemistry> A supposed rare element, said to be associated with cerium, yttrium, etc, in the mineral samarskite, and more recently called samarium. Symbol Dp. See Samarium.

Origin: NL, fr. L. Decipere to deceive.

(01 Mar 1998)

decimosexto, decine, decinormal, decipheress < Prev | Next > decision, decision analysis, decision making

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums