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What is the chemical symbol for lead?
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What is a chemical symbol?
A chemical symbol for an element is one or two letters. These are found on the periodic table of elements. The chemical symbol is an abbreviation of the chemical element name. Example: O is the chemical symbol for Oxygen. K is the chemical symbol for Potassium. Pb is the symbol for lead. He is the symbol for helium.