-ein

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See also: ein, ein-, EIN, and éin

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Alteration of -in.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ein

  1. (chemistry) Used in a compound distinguished from a compound with a name ending in -in or -ine.

Usage notes[edit]

The suffix is usually -eine in names of bases and -ein in names of non-bases.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • -ein”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary

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Romanization[edit]

-ein

  1. Romanization of -𐌴𐌹𐌽