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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles
manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is
obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum [syn:
rhenium, Re, atomic number 75]
From The Elements (07Nov00) :
Atomic number: 75
Atomic weight: 186.2
Silvery-white metallic transition element. Obtained as a by-product of
molybdenum refinement. Rhenium-molybdenum alloys are superconducting.
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