Francis, Arthur W., Sr. Formerly, Union Carbide Corporation, Tarrytown, New York.
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A chemical element, Xe, atomic number 54. It is a member of the family of noble gases, group 18 in the periodic table. Xenon is colorless, odorless, and tasteless; it is a gas under ordinary conditions (see table). See also: Noble gases; Periodic table
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