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 GPERIODIC(1)                     gperiodic                     GPERIODIC(1)
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                                June 04, 2014

      gperiodic - periodic table application

      gperiodic [option(s)] [element_symbol | atomic_number]

      gperiodic is a small X/GTK+-based program which allows you to browse
      through a periodic table of chemical elements, and view somewhat
      detailed information on each of the elements.  118 elements are
      currently listed.

      Zero options will start gperiodic.

      -h   Show the help screen.

      -c <Temp>
           Color the elements according to their phase at temperature <Temp>
           in Kelvins.

      -D   Dump the periodic table.

      -v   Be verbose.

      Possible arguments:

      element_symbol | atomic_number
           Display information on the element with the given element symbol
           or atomic number.

      The program was originally written by Kyle R. Burton, then Jonas
      Frantz.  The current author is Alexey Loginov

      This manual page was written by Sebastien Bacher <>,
      for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

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