How to Pronounce dy?

Correct pronunciation for the word "dy" is [dˈa͡ɪ], [dˈa‍ɪ], [d_ˈaɪ].

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"Dy" in context

Dy is a rare chemical element of the lanthanide series found in the Earth's crust in small quantity. It is a silvery-white metal that is moderately hard, ductile, and malleable. It is highly reactive, meaning it readily forms compounds with most other elements. Its most notable use is in magnets, as the alloy called dysprosium is a powerful permanent magnet material. It is also used in lasers, nuclear reactors, and particle accelerators. Dy is also known to help regulate body temperature in implantable medical devices. The element is named after the Greek god Dysprosos, and symbol is Dy.

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