- a metallic chemical element (symbol Cd) with an atomic number of 48.
Etymology: from Greek (polytonic, ) (calamine), a Cadmium-bearing mixture of minerals, which was named after the god, (polytonic, ) (Cadmus)
- Dutch: cadmium
- French: cadmium
- German: Kadmium , Cadmium
- Italian: cadmio
- Spanish: cadmio
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