The Naming of Atoms

Why the µ+e- atom is known as "muonium" and not "muium".

Properties of Muonium

A list of the properties of the muonium atom that are relevant to studies of its behaviour in chemistry and condensed matter physics (where it is most appreciated as a light isotope of the hydrogen atom).
Jess H. Brewer
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