-sal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From salicylic acid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-sal

  1. (pharmacology) Used to form names of salicylic acid derivatives.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zaːl/ (prescriptive standard)
  • IPA(key): /zal/, /sa(ː)l/ (also common; the latter after obstruents only)
  • (file)

Suffix[edit]

-sal n (genitive -sals or -sales, plural -sale)

-sal f (genitive -sal, plural -sale)

  1. Alternative form of -sel

Usage notes[edit]

  • The suffix -sal may be neuter or less often feminine. The individual nouns are usually assigned to one of the two genders and do not alternate.

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Hungarian[edit]

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-sal

  1. (case suffix) assimilated harmonic variant of -val/-vel (with)
    társ (companion, partner)társsal (with [a] companion)

Turkish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-sal

  1. Alternative form of -sel (suffix turning a word into an adjective)