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The chemical symbol of an element is determined by the language used to abbreviate the element. Most chemical symbols use abbreviations of the English name for the element, such as "O" for oxygen, "H" for hydrogen or "Ar...

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The chemical symbol for oxygen is "O." Oxygen is number 8 on the periodic table of the elements, and it is part of the chalcogen group.

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A chemical symbol is an abbreviation of the name of a chemical element. The name is derived from the name of the element, which is usually in Latin. Chemical symbols are made up of one or two letters.

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

The Lewis dot structure for sulfur includes the upper case letter S, the element's chemical symbol, surrounded by two sets of paired dots and two single dots evenly spaced around the letter. These dots represent the vala...

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On the periodic table of elements, the symbol Mn stands for the element manganese. Manganese is a mineral element that is both potentially toxic and nutritionally essential to organisms.

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Antimony is the element represented on the periodic table by the symbol Sb. It is a semi-metal most commonly used as a hardening and strengthening agent in alloy combinations with other elements, particularly lead. China...

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Aluminum is an element and as such does not have a formula; its symbol is Al and atomic number is 13. The atomic mass of Al is 26.981539 amu and it is derived from bauxite.

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