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Tritium or Triterium?

Nature volume 140, page 590 (02 October 1937) | Download Citation

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I HOPE it is not too late to protest against the use of the name 'triterium' for the isotope of hydrogen of mass 3. The name appears in the very interesting article by Lord Rutherford in NATURE of p. 303, and has apparently been used elsewhere, to judge by the quotations in that article.

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  1. Trinity College, Dublin. Sept. 1.

    • KENNETH C. BAILEY

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