[ US /ˈθæɫiəm/ ]
[ UK /θˈæliəm/ ]
[ UK /θˈæliəm/ ]
- a soft grey malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air; it is highly toxic and is used in rodent and insect poisons; occurs in zinc blende and some iron ores
How To Use thallium In A Sentence
- Still, they'll have to do the thallium scan and maybe cardiac catheter. DOLL'S EYES
- However, water-soluble rubidium, cesium, thallium, and silver minerals are virtually nonexistent and should pose no complication.
- What he really wanted to write was: Henry Farr wishes some thallium to administer to his wife.
- Even though their HDL levels decreased, these patients showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in the leading peer-reviewed journals. The Garbage Trucks in Your Blood
- The scintillation detector, in this case a crystal of sodium iodide doped with thallium, emits a number of photons in direct proportion to the amount of energy deposited in the crystal by the dark matter particle.
- Along the way, these disintegration series produce radioactive isotopes of protactinium, thorium, actinium, radium, francium, radon, astatine, polonium, bismuth, lead, thallium and mercury.
- The sexual generation is a small green thalloid structure called a prothallium, which bears antheridia and archegonia, each archegonium having a neck-canal and oosphere, which is fertilized just as in the moss. Scientific American Supplement, No. 531, March 6, 1886
- They showed reversal of their heart disease using state-of-the-art measures such as quantitative coronary arteriography, cardiac PET scans, thallium scans, and radionuclide ventriculography in randomized controlled trials published in leading peer-reviewed journals. Ask Gary Taubes a question | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.
- The other (_f_) has no definite form, and serves merely as an organ of absorption, by means of which nourishment is supplied to the embryo from the prothallium; it is known as the foot. Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany For High Schools and Elementary College Courses
- The precipitate is thallous iodide TlI, and contains 61.6 per cent. of thallium. A Text-book of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.