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LR

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for LIBERIA.

LR

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Liberia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Liberian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Liberia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Liberia. Most Liberian counties have their own codes with the prefix "LR." For example, the code for the County of Bong is ISO 3166-2:LR-BG
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By firing a stream of boron ions (element 5) into californium atoms (element 98), Nagame and colleagues created an isotope of lawrencium. The collisions created a new lawrencium atom every few seconds.
IUPAC's recommended element names revealed Atomic Voting number Name Symbol in favor(a) 101 Mendelevium Md 20 102 Nobelium No 20 103 Lawrencium Lr 20 104 Dubnium Db 19 105 Joliotium Jl 18 106 Rutherfordium Rf 18 107 Bohrium Bh 20 108 Hahnium Hn 19 109 Meitnerium Mt 20
Beaumont who co-wrote with Fletcher) LAWRENCIUM: MICROLAWN (in a Japanese garden) MENDELEVIUM: MINIVOLUMED (issued in small book form) RUTHERFORDIUM: FATHERMURDER (Angle-Saxon equivalent of PATRICIDE, of MANSLAUGHTER).