lead-208

lead-208

[′led ¦tü¦ō′āt]
(nuclear physics)
Lead isotope, atomic mass number of 208, which is formed by the radioactive decay of thorium.
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It is the heaviest non-radioactive element which occurs naturally on earth in the form of four isotopes: lead-208, 207, 206, and 204.