What does the word uranium mean?

Usage examples for uranium

  1. The maximum amount which can be present in a state of equilibrium is about one part of radium in 3, 000, 000 parts of uranium. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  2. Uranium 1 - 0. 0137 mm. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  3. Radium is itself probably a product of the disintegration of uranium, the heaviest of known metals, with an atomic weight some 240 times greater than that of hydrogen. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe