Definition of nobelium noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

nobelium

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//nəʊˈbiːliəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//noʊˈbiːliəm//
 
; BrE BrE//nəʊˈbeliəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//noʊˈbeliəm//
 
[uncountable](symbol No)
 
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a chemical element. Nobelium is a radioactive metal that does not exist naturally and is produced from curium. Word Origin 1950s: modern Latin, from the name Nobel (named after Alfred Bernhard Nobel, Swedish chemist and engineer) + -ium.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: nobelium