a superheavy, synthetic, radioactive element with a very short half-life. Symbol: Bh; atomic number: 107.
a transuranic element artificially produced in minute quantities by bombarding 204Bi atoms with 54Cr nuclei. Symbol: Bh; atomic no: 107 Former names element 107, unnilseptium
A synthetic, radioactive element that is produced by bombarding bismuth with chromium ions. Its most long-lived isotopes have mass numbers of 261, 262, and 264 with half-lives of 11.8 milliseconds, 0.1 second, and 0.44 second, respectively. Atomic number 107. See Periodic Table.
Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to an unskilled or semiskilled foreign-born laborer, especially from east central or southeastern Europe. Compare hunky2 . a rough, stupid person. Historical Examples The Snow-Burner Henry Oyen noun (US & Canadian, offensive, slang) a labourer from east or central Europe noun n. An immigrant from […]
Bohuslav [baw-hoo-slahf] /ˈbɔ hʊˌslɑf/ (Show IPA), 1890–1959, Czech composer. noun Bohuslav (ˈbɔhuslaf). 1890–1959, Czech composer
noun (informal) a lesbian who adopts a boyish appearance or manner Historical Examples Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 65, No. 399, January 1849 Various Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field
Matteo Maria [mah-tey-oh muh-ree-uh;; Italian maht-te-aw mah-ree-ah] /mɑˈteɪ oʊ məˈri ə;; Italian mɑtˈtɛ ɔ mɑˈri ɑ/ (Show IPA), 1434–94, Italian poet. Historical Examples The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 4 Lord Byron Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 2 Various A History of Literary Criticism in the Renaissance Joel Elias Spingarn Renaissance in Italy: […]