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Usage examples for uranium

  1. Uranium 2 - 0. 0118 mm. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  2. If the free countries of Asia and Africa should fall to Soviet Russia, we would lose the sources of many of our most vital raw materials, including uranium, which is the basis of our atomic power. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  3. He placed uranium on a photographic plate which had first been wrapped in black paper in order to screen it from the light. – Marvels of Modern Science by Paul Severing
  4. The maximum amount which can be present in a state of equilibrium is about one part of radium in 3, 000, 000 parts of uranium. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  5. And it is not just petroleum, for the same rule holds true for iron, copper, aluminum, and uranium, and it is no different for the so- called new materials. – Down-with-the-Cities by Nakashima, Tadashi
  6. The British government has learned that Saddam Hussein recently sought significant quantities of uranium from Africa. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. It is in this spirit that in this fiscal year we are cutting back our production of enriched uranium by 25 percent. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  8. Radium is itself probably a product of the disintegration of uranium, the heaviest of known metals, with an atomic weight some 240 times greater than that of hydrogen. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe
  9. Uranium 1 - 0. 0137 mm. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  10. Uranium appears as uranium hexafluoride, all ready for the diffusion process. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  11. Uranium has been used as a steel alloy, but has not as yet gained wide favor. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  12. Since lead is more permanent than uranium, it must steadily accumulate, no radio- active equilibrium will be reached, and the amount of lead will depend on the age of the mineral as well as on the quantity of uranium present in it. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
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