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ID 18
Symbol Ge
Name Germanium
Density (g/cm<sup>3</sup>) 5.323
Atomic Number 32
Molecular Weight 72.63
Melting Point (K) 1211.4
Boiling Point (K) 3093
Specific Heat Capacity (J/kg K) 321
Electro Negativity 2.01
Curie temperature (K)
Bohr Magneton (J/T)
Magnetization Saturation (MA m<sup>-1</sup>)
Crystal Structure ​Face-centered diamond-cubic
Appearance Grayish-white
Element category Metalloid
Magnetic ordering Diamagnetic
Discovery Clemens Winkler (1886)
General Information Germanium (Ge), a chemical element between silicon and tin in Group 14 (IVa) of the periodic table, a silvery-gray metalloid, intermediate in properties between the metals and the nonmetals.
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