Definition of 'helium'
Example sentences containing 'helium'
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The tiny figure sounds as though it has inhaled helium but is no less engaging for that. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This shed light on the previously enigmatic origin of the elements heavier than helium in the periodic table. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One second is also the time at which conditions in the early universe determined the universal abundance of the element helium. The Origin of the Universe (1995)Everyone is familiar with helium gas. WHEN SCOTLAND RULED THE WORLD: The Story of the Golden Age of Genius, Creativity and Exploration (2002)Episode one: lifting a house with a giant cluster of helium balloons. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'helium'
Used Occasionally. helium is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'helium'
British English: helium NOUN
Helium is a very light gas that is colourless and has no smell.
Definition of helium from the Collins English Dictionary
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