Roundhill, D. Max Department of Chemistry, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana.
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A chemical element, Pd, atomic number 46, and atomic weight 106.4. A transition metal, palladium occurs in combination with platinum (Pt) and is the second most abundant platinum-group metal, accounting for 38% of the reserves of these metals. See also: Periodic table; Platinum
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