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Definition 1: a soft silvery metallic element; a rare earth of the lanthanide series; it occurs in gadolinite and monazite and xenotime - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for ytterbium in the sense of this definition

(ytterbium is a kind of ...) any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.

(... is made of the substance ytterbium) a mineral that is a source of rare earths; consists of silicates of iron and beryllium and cerium and yttrium and erbium

(... is made of the substance ytterbium) a reddish-brown mineral containing rare earth metals; an important source of thorium and cerium

(... is made of the substance ytterbium) a brown-to-yellow mineral that is a phosphate of yttrium in crystalline form

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