lichaam

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch lichame, lechame, from Old Dutch lichamo, from *līk (body) (from which lijk) and *hamo (cover, envelope) (from which haam (horse collar)).

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Noun[edit]

lichaam n (plural lichamen, diminutive lichaampje n)

  1. body
  2. (algebra, Netherlands) field
  3. (algebra, Belgium) division ring

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