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What chemical does Rh stand for?

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December 21, 2014 12:37PM

Rh stands for the 45th element Rhodium, 45Rh, a noble metal (group 9, 5th period, 4d-block elements)

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December 19, 2014 3:57AM

Rh is the chemical symbol for rhodium.If you meant "Rh" as in "Rh factor" in blood, it doesn't stand for a chemical. It stands for "rhesus", the kind of monkey (actually a macaque) the researchers who initially discovered it used to produce the serum.