Definitions for "Molybdenum"
A rare element of the chromium group, occurring in nature in the minerals molybdenite and wulfenite, and when reduced obtained as a hard, silver-white, difficulty fusible metal. Symbol Mo. Atomic number 42. Atomic weight 95.94.
Symbol: Mo. Atomic mass:95.94 A silver-white metallic element, that with a high melting point, it is used to make an alloy with iron to make high speed cutting tools.
An alloying element used as a raw material for some classes of stainless steel. Molybdenum in the presence of chromium enhances the corrosion resistance of stainless steel.
a mineral required for proper growth and development. It plays a role in fat and nucleic acid metabolism and is needed for proper sulfur metabolism. No RDA has been established.
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Keywords:  mcg, rda, leafy, adequate, safe
A heavy metal found naturally in grains and green leafy vegetables. Although the RDA has not been established, the Estimated Safe and Adequate Intake has been set at 75-250 mcg.
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Keywords:  cereals, peas, beans, normal, function
Molybdenum is required for normal cell function. Found in cereals, beans and peas.