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My Nucleus has 83 protons.
My element has 83 electrons
Crystal Structure: Rhombohedral
Bismuth is rarley found in nature in its elemental form. Bismuth is found in nature, found as crystals in the sulphides ores of nickel, cobalt, silver and tin.
In compounds of bismuth (where known), the most common oxidation numbers of bismuth are: 3
The word Bismuth comes from the German word wissmuth (white mass). Bismuth is used for pharmaceuticals and fuses. Bismuth was Obtained From bismuthine.
Bismuth is sometimes used in the production of shot and shotguns.
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