Meaning of europium

eu•ro•pi•um

Pronunciation: (yoo-rō'pē-um, yu-), [key]
— n. Chem.
  1. a rare-earth metallic element whose salts are light pink. Symbol: Eu; at. wt.: 151.96; at. no.: 63.
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