English to Afrikaans Meaning :: thallium

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Noun(1) a soft grey malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air; it is highly toxic and is used in rodent and insect poisons; occurs in zinc blende and some iron ores

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(1) My advice is to undergo another test called stress thallium , which will show the amount of involvement of the heart muscle with ischemia.(2) However, water-soluble rubidium, cesium, thallium , and silver minerals are virtually nonexistent and should pose no complication.(3) Over-exposure to thallium may cause nerve damage, emotional changes, cramps, convulsions and eventually coma which can lead to death caused by respiratory paralysis.(4) When too much thallium circulates in the blood, it invades all the organs of the body, impairing their operation, destroying hair follicles, muscles, and nerves.(5) The scintillation detector, in this case a crystal of sodium iodide doped with thallium , emits a number of photons in direct proportion to the amount of energy deposited in the crystal by the dark matter particle.
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