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1.
Each element has many versions that contain a different number of neutrons in the nucleas. Each different version of the element is called an isotope.
Carbon-13 is and isotope of Carbon
di PrivateDonut 10 febbraio 2005
 
2.
Isotopes are atoms of the same element which have differing number of neutrons.

This means they have the same number of protons.
Deuterium is an isotope of hydrogen.
Deuterium is hydrogen-2, i.e. hydrogen with a mass number of 2 (1 proton + 1 neutron).

Tritium is a rarer isotope of hydrogen, and is also known as hydrogen-3 (it has 1 proton + 2 neutrons).
di ChemMan 12 maggio 2010
 
3.
Lighter and heavier versions of the same thing, (but usually in reference to atoms)
Bud and Bud Lite are "isotopes" of Bud. When you gain weight, you just become an "isotope" of your former self.
di 387mqr 15 agosto 2008