TITLE

phosphorus

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1661
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "phosphorus" is presented. It refers to a nonmetallic element not found in a free state but in combination with oxygen and cations such as calcium, sodium and potassium. It has an atomic weight of 30.9738 and atomic number 15. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240732

 

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