Iodine

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Dan J Bell et al.

Iodine (chemical symbol, I) is a chemical element with the atomic number 53. It is a shiny purplish solid in the halogen group. Its name is derived from ιωδησ, Greek for violet-coloured.

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Section: Physics
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