Definition of seaborgium in English:

seaborgium

noun

  • The chemical element of atomic number 106, a very unstable element made by high-energy atomic collisions.

    • ‘The rules against the naming of an element after a living person were bent, and element 106 is today still known as seaborgium.’
    • ‘Chemistry experiments with seaborgium have firmly placed it in group 6 as a heavier homologue to tungsten.’

Origin

Modern Latin, named after G. Seaborg (see Seaborg, Glenn).

Pronunciation

seaborgium

/ˌsēˈbôrɡēəm/