indium

indium is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

To view the entire topic, please or .

Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + App from F.A. Davis and Unbound Medicine. Find 65,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Explore these free sample topics:

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

(in′dē-ŭm )

[L. indicum, indigo + -ium (1)]
SYMB: In A rare metallic chemical element; atomic weight (mass) 114.82, atomic number 49, specific gravity 7.31. It is soft and malleable and used in electronics.
CAS # 7440-74-6

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or --

(in′dē-ŭm )

[L. indicum, indigo + -ium (1)]
SYMB: In A rare metallic chemical element; atomic weight (mass) 114.82, atomic number 49, specific gravity 7.31. It is soft and malleable and used in electronics.
CAS # 7440-74-6

There's more to see -- the rest of this entry is available only to subscribers.